azur100: HLFP is top employer for lawyers again in 2015

Every year the career magazine azur100, published by the renowned JUVE-Verlag, presents the Top 100 employers for young lawyers. The list includes not only law firms and corporate legal departments but also public bodies and auditing firms. Hoffmann... more

HLFP advises the RongChen Group in a joint venture with ebee Smart Technologies

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB advised the RongChen Group on a joint venture with the Berlin-based ebee Smart Technologies GmbH. RongChen's stake in ebee will be held through its German subsidiary CDC Germany Investment GmbH.... more

HLFP advises RheinEnergie on acquisition of a 40 MW wind farm

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB provided extensive advice to RheinEnergie AG regarding acquisition of a 40 MW wind farm. The acquisition took the form of a takeover by RheinEnergie Windkraft GmbH, a subsidiary of RheinEnergie... more

HLFP names real-estate law specialist Thomas Michaelis partner

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner Rechtsanwälte mbB (HLFP) has named Thomas Michaelis (36) partner, effective 1 January 2015. The Düsseldorf native will focus in part on providing support in real-estate transactions and advising on commercial... more

HLFP advises Funke Media Group on the acquisition of joblocal GmbH

Using Funke Digital GmbH, a specialist for the operation of electronically based media services and solutions, the Funke Media Group has acquired 100% of Joblocal GmbH (Rosenheim) from the previous owners Speed Invest International GmbH (Vienna),... more

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner advises Thermos on aquisition of alfi from the WMF Group

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner advised Thermos on the aquisition of alfi GmbH (Aluminiumwarenfabrik Fischbach) from the WMF AG. Thermos was founded in 1904 and is the world’s leading manufacturer of portable insulated food and beverage... more

PNE WIND AG carries out capital increase and issues convertible bonds - Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner provides advice on legal structuring and placement.

Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner has successfully advised PNE WIND AG in connection with the legal structuring and placement of two capital-raising measures, which were carried out in parallel. These measures involved the public offering of new... more

Best Lawyers list 2014 published in the Handelsblatt

Four partners from Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner highlighted.

This year, US publisher Best Lawyers has again ranked German lawyers from across a wide range of specialities to produce a comprehensive "recommended" list for the Handelsblatt business newspaper. In an annual peer-review process, Best... more

Volution acquires German ventilation manufacturer inVENTer – Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner advises Volution in asset deal

Volution Holdings Limited, Crawley, United Kingdom, has acquired the business and main assets of inVENTer GmbH through an asset deal. inVENTer, headquartered in Löberschütz, Thuringia, is a leading manufacturer of decentralized residential head... more

GEA sells heat-exchangers unit to Triton for €1.3 billion – Hoffmann Liebs Fritsch & Partner advises GEA Group in environmental due diligence

Dusseldorf-based mechanical engineering manufacturer GEA Group sells its heat-exchangers business to investment firm Triton for €1.3 billion, pending anti-trust approval. The transaction is expected to be completed by the end of the year. GEA... more