The economic landscape and working practices make this market totally atypical and complex, but the country still has a lot to offer. More than ten years after the arrival en masse of the British and American law firms, Germany is weighing its options and heading for greater stability.

Ambitious international law firms

The Germany legal market is crowded with over 50 international firms competing with major national firms and small boutiques.

Hausfeld has been in the news lately for acting as an innovative law firm involved in some of the most high profile matters of the last couple of years. Michael Hausfeld, the firm’s chairman, talks to Leaders League about their global strategy for growth and development.

Michael D. Hausfeld (Chairman, Hausfeld): "It is crucial to have more alliances between counsel and funders"

Hausfeld has been in the news lately for acting as an innovative law firm involved in some of the most high profile matters of the last couple of years. Michael Hausfeld, the firm’s chairman, talks to Leaders League about their global strategy for gr...

15-02-2017

Sidley Austin has hired seven partners from Kirkland & Ellis to further boost its German office, in Munich.

Sidley Strengthens Munich Team With Another Seven Partners From Kirkland & Ellis

Sidley Austin has hired seven partners from Kirkland & Ellis to further boost its German office, in Munich.

15-02-2017

In addition to its existing office in Munich, Gowling WLG has opened a second office in Stuttgart, which is its first European office opening since its 2016 merger.

Gowling WLG Expands in Germany

In addition to its existing office in Munich, Gowling WLG has opened a second office in Stuttgart, which is its first European office opening since its 2016 merger.

17-03-2017

After Cologne and Munich, DWF is expanding its presence in Germany with the launch of its Berlin office in April.

DWF Opens Third German Office in Berlin

After Cologne and Munich, DWF is expanding its presence in Germany with the launch of its Berlin office in April.

20-04-2017

In line with its global expansion strategy, Eversheds Sutherland launched its fourth German office in Düsseldorf on 1st August 2017 after the combination with local firm Grooterhorst & Partners.

Eversheds Sutherland Opens in Düsseldorf

In line with its global expansion strategy, Eversheds Sutherland launched its fourth German office in Düsseldorf on 1st August 2017 after the combination with local firm Grooterhorst & Partners.

03-08-2017