The Düsseldorf office of ARQIS Rechtsanwälte is to be strengthened as of 1 July 2016 by the transaction specialist » Dr. Lars Laeger «. The 36-year-old comes from Clifford Chance and will be a partner with ARQIS.
“We are delighted to have Mr Laeger on board,” said » Dr. Jörn-Christian Schulze «, M&A Partner with ARQIS. “With him, we are not only consistently continuing the growth of our transaction practice. Above all, his expertise in the areas private equity, automotive and energy complements the existing consulting focuses of our practice.”
From 2009, Dr. Lars Laeger was employed at the Frankfurt office of Clifford Chance and was part of the M&A team. There, he especially gained experience in national and international corporate acquisitions, but also in joint ventures, restructurings and mergers.
With the latest addition, Arqis’ Corporate/M&A practice group has a total of 32 accredited professionals at its Düsseldorf, Munich and Tokyo offices. Dr. Laeger is the second M&A lateral entrant for the law firm this year, after Dr. Daniel Wied from DLA Piper joined the Munich office in January.