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Dr Matthias Horn

Partner

Frankfurt am Main

Horn Matthias
Dr Matthias Horn

Partner

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

The sun shining behind a row of modern skyscrapers

Publications: 03 AUGUST 2021

LIBOR transition: less is more

In the race to remediate, the moment has come for lenders to lighten up on corporate authorisations and legal opinions.

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Publications: 02 AUGUST 2021

New SFDR principal adverse impacts (or PAI) regime – key points

The new principle adverse impacts or PAI regime is one of the most challenging elements of the EU’s Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation (SFDR). It will require relevant firms to provide…

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building

Publications: 30 JULY 2021

UK SPACs - FCA relaxes rules including presumption of suspension on announcement of business combination

With effect from 10 August 2021, the UK Financial Conduct Authority is implementing its Listing Rule changes and guidance for UK Special Purpose Acquisition Companies.

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Two modern glass buildings against a blue sky

News: 30 JULY 2021

A&O named top overall advisor to issuers and managers across global debt and equity capital markets

Allen & Overy has been recognised as the top overall advisor to issuers and managers across global debt and equity capital markets in the first half of 2021 based on league tables from Refinitiv,…

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Expertise

Practices

Corporate and M&A

Sectors

Banks

Private Equity

Office

Frankfurt am Main

Allen & Overy LLP
Bockenheimer Landstraße 2
60306 Frankfurt am Main

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 2003

Academic

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