Peter König, LL.M


Areas of Activity & Experience

Fields of Activity:

  • M&A, corporate restructuring, joint ventures
  • International business law, contract drafting
  • Commercial and corporate law
  • Individual and collective labor law
  • Corporate pensions and benefits

Key Areas:

  • Advising corporate clients regarding structuring of complex transnational M&A transactions (including cartel-filings, post-merger integration, HR issues and benefits) as well as in connection with corporate restructuring (divestitures of operations / partial operations); acquisition of companies or assets in special situations (out of insolvency)
  • Establishment of or participation in international joint ventures (Europe, North America, China and India)
  • General corporate contract and commercial advice to international and medium sized companies, e.g. in the fields of automotive, computer technologies, mechanical engineering and plant construction
  • Labor and corporate law as well as general commercial law

Other Activities

  • Presentations and publications on the topic of structuring M&A transactions and investments abroad
  • Founding member of the Wisconsin-Gießen-Alumni Association; member of the American Chamber of Commerce and the American German Business Club

Education and Experience:

  • 1981-1986: Studies of law in Gießen and The Hague
  • 1990: Second state law exam
  • 1990-1991: Postgraduate studies in Madison, Wisconsin/U.S.A.
  • 1991-1994: Practice with corporate law firms in New York, Milwaukee and Toronto; legal counsel in international industrial engineering company
  • 1994-1997: Attorney in international corporate law firm
  • Since 1997 with mpk (founding partner)

Peter König, LL.M

Born 1960
Admitted in 1991
Labor law specialist since 1999

Phone: +49-69-756121-16
Fax: +49-69-756121-21