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Dr Matthias Horn


Frankfurt am Main

Horn Matthias
Dr Matthias Horn


Frankfurt am Main

Matthias regularly represents German and international corporates, financial sponsors and banks on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, including auction sales, bilateral transactions, public takeovers and joint ventures. 

He has a particular focus on private equity transactions and is a member of the German Private Equity group. Matthias also advises on corporate re-organisations as well as on corporate and securities law.

News & insights

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Publications: 23 APRIL 2021

IRS derivatives: the latest case law of January – March 2021 in Italy

A substantial “draw” between nullity and validity.

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News: 23 APRIL 2021

Tomáš Búry promoted to counsel in global corporate practice

Allen & Overy is pleased to announce the promotion of Tomáš Búry to counsel in its global corporate practice as of 1 May 2021. Under the supervision of partner Martin Magál, Tomáš will be managing the…

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Allen & Overy advises on China Construction Bank’s multi-tranche, multi-currency ESG-themed bonds

News: 22 APRIL 2021

Allen & Overy advises on China Construction Bank’s multi-tranche, multi-currency ESG-themed bonds

Allen & Overy has advised the joint lead managers in connection with China Construction Bank Corporation’s issuance of significant multi-tranche environmental, social and governance (ESG) themed bonds…

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News: 21 APRIL 2021

Allen & Overy advises on AXA’s first EUR1 billion subordinated green bonds

Allen & Overy advised a bank consortium on AXA’s issue of subordinated green bonds for a total amount of EUR1 billion. The consortium consists of BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment…

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Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 2003


Dr iur. University of Würzburg, Germany, 2006

LL.M., The University of Chicago, USA, 2003

Second German Law Degree, 2002

First German Law Degree, 2000

Horn, Matthias (2006), "Gegen 78 Halbs. 2 GmbHG Verstossende Handelsregisteranmeldungen und die Beseitigung ihrer Eintragung", Univ. Diss., Würzburger rechtswissenschaftliche Schriften, Ergon Verlag

Horn, Matthias (2009), "Nichts für schwache Nerven - Die Beratung des Bieters bei feindlichen Übernahmen", Azur 02/2009