CMS Germany

With more than 600 lawyers and tax advisors, CMS is one of Germany’s leading commercial law firms.

In addition to their technical expertise, our lawyers and tax advisors have an in-depth understanding of the commercial and market-specific features of the regions and sectors in which our clients operate. We support clients wherever external specialist knowledge is required or additional capacity is needed to provide a company with legal certainty in its day-to-day operations or bring a specific project to a successful conclusion. In doing so, we aim to ensure a collaborative relationship be-tween client and legal advisor at all times.

CMS advises SMEs and major corporations throughout Germany on all aspects of national and international commercial law. Our strong teams of experienced specialists from a wide range of legal fields make us a partner you can rely on. We are one of the few commercial law firms to possess expertise in all areas relevant to business enterprises, the public sector and private clients.

Companies are increasingly seeing digital transformation as an opportunity and reinventing their processes for the digital age. As an innovative partner with strong digital understanding, CMS is ideally placed to assist and support you with key issues around the digital economy and its legal implications.

Across Germany, CMS has deep roots in eight major business locations. It also has close relationships with the other law firms in the CMS network going back many years. Our knowledge and experience are supported by 4,500 lawyers and tax advisors in more than 73 offices worldwide.

Recent Firm News & Legal Updates

Legal Update

With digitalisation and automation radically changing the working environment, German government and industry are paving the way for worker continuing ed programs to give employees necessary technical skills and prepare them for the future.

WLG Collaborations

Capiton V GmbH & Co. Beteiligungs KG has entered into an agreement with the current majority shareholder Saffelberg Investments on the acquisition of a majority stake in Gemaco Group. Besides capiton, the management of Gemaco will acquire a participation in Gemaco Group.

The relationship between CMS Hasche Sigle and Santamarina y Steta, both leading firms and World Law Group members, offered me the opportunity to participate as an intern in the WLG Global Internship Program. My goal was to obtain first-hand practical experience at a German law firm. It was a privilege to work in Frankfurt at CMS Hasche Sigle.

Firm Offices in Member Jurisdiction

Germany

Berlin
Cologne
Düsseldorf
Frankfurt
Hamburg
Leipzig
Munich
Stuttgart

Firm Offices in Other Jurisdictions

Europe

Belgium, Brussels

Asia-Pacific

China, Shanghai

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All Firm Contacts Committees
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Marketing & Business Development Professionals Forum
Board of Directors
Board of Directors
Business Development Committee
Business Development Committee
Practice Groups
Energy Mining & Clean Tech
Energy Mining & Clean Tech
International Tax & Private Wealth
International Tax & Private Wealth
Artificial Intelligence
Artificial Intelligence
Mergers & Acquisitions
Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity
Private Equity
Corporate Governance
Corporate Governance
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Restructuring & Insolvency Resolution
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Litigation, Arbitration & Dispute Resolution
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Infrastructure & Public-Private Partnerships
Venture Capital
Venture Capital
International Trade Law
International Trade Law
Other Firm Members
Claus-Peter Fabian claus-peter.fabian@cms-hs.com
Matthias Lichtblau Matthias.Lichtblau@cms-hs.com
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Christoph Schücking christoph.schuecking@cms-hs.com
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