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Dr Jan Frederik Holst

Senior Associate


Holst Jan Frederik
Dr Jan Frederik Holst

Senior Associate


Jan advises private equity investors, international and domestic companies on cross-border M&A transactions, private equity deals, joint ventures, leveraged buy-outs and reorganisations. He also advises clients on all areas of general corporate law.

Jan studied law in Germany, Spain and the United Kingdom with a focus on comparative and European corporate law and worked for various international leading law firms as a research associate and during his legal traineeship in Hamburg and Barcelona. He received a doctorate in corporate/restructuring law from University of Freiburg (summa cum laude).



Corporate and M&A



Ballindamm 17
20095 Hamburg

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Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, Germany, 2018


Dr. iur., University of Freiburg, 2019

Second German Law Degree, Hanseatic Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, 2016

First German Law Degree, University of Münster, 2013

Published work

  • Holst, Jan Frederik C., "Die Separierung von Unternehmensteilen in insolvenzrechtlichen Sanierungsverfahren – Ein deutsch-spanischer Rechtsvergleich", Mohr Siebeck, Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law (dissertation, 2019)