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Dr Nicolaus Ascherfeld

Partner

Hamburg

Ascherfeld Nicolaus
Dr Nicolaus Ascherfeld

Partner

Hamburg

Nicolaus has more than 20 years of experience in advising international and domestic companies on a broad range of corporate transactions with a focus on public and private M&A, private equity and joint ventures. His advice also includes complex commercial agreements and general corporate law/corporate governance. His clients are large listed corporations, family-owned companies and financial sponsors. Nicolaus has gained particular expertise in alternative asset investments, such as infrastructure, energy or shipping. Nicolaus is the Head of the German Corporate practice.

News & insights

A&O performs well in Q1 2021 M&A league tables

News: 16 APRIL 2021

A&O performs well in Q1 2021 M&A league tables

A&O has marked the end of Q1 2021 with a good performance in the M&A league tables; the result of advising on a number of complex, high-value transactions in a wide range of sectors and markets,…

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Berlin rent cap

Publications: 15 APRIL 2021

Federal Constitutional Court overturns "Berlin rent cap"

The Federal Constitutional Court (decision of the Second Senate of 25 March 2021, Ref. 2 BvF 1/20, 2 BvL 4/20, 2 BvL 5/20) has ruled that the so-called “Berlin rent cap” is unconstitutional due to…

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hydrogen strategy

Publications: 19 JANUARY 2021

Hydrogen Strategy – German Parliament passes law on material exemption from electricity surcharges

On 10 June of 2020, the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Energy released its National Hydrogen Strategy (Nationale Wasserstoffstrategie)  (German Hydrogen Strategy) as a part of the Covid-19…

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Allen & Overy graphic

Publications: 22 APRIL 2020

Transacting in the time of Coronavirus

The current Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic presents a number of unique challenges for dealmakers.  Accepted truths and processes need to be challenged and adapted for the current circumstances.

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Office

Hamburg

Allen & Overy LLP
Kehrwieder 12
20457 Hamburg

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 2001

Academic

Second German Law Degree, Kammergericht Berlin, 2000

Dr iur, University of Augsburg, Germany, 1999

First German Law Degree, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität München, 1997