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Dr Nicolaus Ascherfeld

Partner

Hamburg

Ascherfeld Nicolaus
Dr Nicolaus Ascherfeld

Partner

Hamburg

Nicolaus is heading the German Corporate / M&A practice of Allen & Overy and 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 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 the infrastructure, energy and transport sector.

News & insights

High rise buildings with sun reflecting

Publications: 03 DECEMBER 2021

Jokowi affirms Government's commitment to implement 'fix' of Omnibus Law

On 25 November 2021, the Constitutional Court of Indonesia (the Court) declared that the formation of Law No. 11 of 2020 regarding Job Creation (the Omnibus Law) violated the 1945 Constitution of…

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rail freight transport

News: 11 NOVEMBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises VTG Tanktainer on the sale of its overseas activities to Suttons Group

Suttons International Limited and VTG Tanktainer GmbH, a subsidiary of VTG Aktiengesellschaft (VTG), have announced that they have signed an Asset Purchase Agreement outlining the acquisition by…

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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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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