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Dr Helge Schäfer

Partner

Hamburg

Schaefer Helge
Dr Helge Schäfer

Partner

Hamburg

Helge has wide experience advising on a range of international commercial transactions, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, joint ventures, MBOs and international corporate restructuring.  He is a member of the global Board of Allen & Overy.

News & insights

The journey to de-SPACing and beyond: key securities law considerations for former SPACs

Publications: 20 OCTOBER 2020

The journey to de-SPACing and beyond: key securities law considerations for former SPACs

Our guidance on the key securities law considerations which uniquely impact public companies that began their lives as SPACs.

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Germany takes another step towards global value chain regulation

Publications: 20 OCTOBER 2020

Mandatory Human Rights Due Diligence Laws: Germany takes another step towards global value chain regulation

Germany is taking another step on the road to mandatory human rights due diligence legislation. In July, two federal ministries published a Term Sheet for a German “Federal Bill on the Strengthening…

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Publications: 19 OCTOBER 2020

Covid–19 coronavirus update: an overview of European Commission State aid decisions (updated 19 October 2020)

Under State aid rules, UK and EEA Member State governments may not generally provide selective assistance to businesses without prior approval from the European Commission (EC). This includes…

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Change of governance at Allen & Overy in Luxembourg

News: 19 OCTOBER 2020

Allen & Overy advises Adevinta ASA on the sale of its online classified businesses

Allen & Overy is advising Adevinta ASA (Adevinta) on the sale of its online classifieds businesses Avito in Morocco, Tayara in Tunisia and Fincaraíz in Colombia to Frontier Digital Ventures (FDV).

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Office

Hamburg

Allen & Overy LLP
Kehrwieder 12
20457 Hamburg

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 1989

Academic

Dr iur, University of Hamburg, Germany, 1992

Second German Law Degree, 1989

First German Law Degree, Albert Ludwig University of Freiburg (Breisgau), 1985

Published work

  • Schaefer H. (co-author) (2004) "Zur Unwirksamkeit der Beweisbelastung des Kunden fuer Einwendungen gegen Rechnung eines Telekommunikationsdienstleisters", BGH Urteil v. 24.06.2004 - III ZR 104/03, EWiR 2004, page 1151
  • Schaefer H. (co-author) (2004) "Zum Anspruch des Grundstueckseigentuemers auf Nutzungsentgelt gemaess § 76 TKG auch ohne Vorliegen einer Grundstuecksbeeintraechtigung", commentary on BGH Urteil v. 14.05.2004 - V ZR 292/03, EWiR 2004, page 991,992
  • Schaefer H. (2003) "Venture-Capital-Vertraege", RWS Verlag Kommunicationsforum GmbH, 5/2003
  • Schaefer H., Ascherfeld N. (2007) "Die Reform des deutschen GmbH-Rechts durch das MoMiG", RWZ 10/2007
  • Schaefer H., Giebel Chr. (2004) "Private Wegerechte im neuen Telekommunikationsgesetz", ZfiR 2004, page 661-665
  • Schaefer H., Giebel Chr. (2003) "Keine Duldungspflicht des Grundstueckseigentuemers gemaess § 57 Abs. 1 TKG fuer Gebaeude", ZfIR 19/2003, page 797-840
  • Schaefer H., Huesdunk L. (2003) "Verfassungswidrigkeit der Sonderzustaendigkeit der Reg TP fuer Zustimmungen zur Verlegung von Telekommunikationslinien bei eigener Lizenznehmerschaft des Wegebaulasttraegers, § 50 TKG 1/03", EWiR 20/2003, page 1053
  • Schaefer H., Giebel Chr. (2003) "Telekommunikationslinie, Planfeststellung, Folgekostenpflicht bei AEnderung des Verkehrswegs, §53 TKG", EWiR 14/2003
  • Schaefer H., Giebel Chr. (2003) "Die Ausformung des §57 TKG durch die neuere Rechtsprechung", ZfIR 01/2003
  • Schaefer H. (2002) "Ausgleichsanspruch zu Gunsten des Besitzers eines Grundstuecks fuer durch Verlegung einer Telekommunikationsleitung erlittene Schaeden", EWiR 21/2002
  • Schaefer H. (2002) commentary on "Neueinrichtung einer Telekommunikationslinie, Duldungspflicht des Grundstueckseigentuemers, beschraenkte persoenliche Dienstbarkeit", EWiR 11/2002