Dr Marcel Schmidt

Senior Associate
Marcel Schmidt advises national and international clients on all corporate law aspects focusing on complex M&A transactions, Private Equity / Venture Capital investments as well as restructuring measures and distressed M&A deals.
Bar admissionsRechtsanwalt admitted with Hanseatische Rechtsanwaltskammer Hamburg


  • Advising MAN Energy Solutions SE on the acquisition of a majority stake in H-TEC Systems GmbH and on the sale of its Gas Turbine Business by way of an asset deal to Chinese CSIC Longjiang GH Gas Turbine Co Ltd (GHGT).
  • Advising ZF Friedrichshafen AG on the sale of its major stake in ASAP Holding GmbH and in further transactions.
  • Advising Lea Partners GmbH on the acquisition of a major stake in Midoco GmbH and Enscape GmbH.
  • Advising other Private Equity Investors through the whole investment lifecycle.

The above list includes matters completed whilst Marcel was at his previous employer.

  • German
  • English
  • Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, Second State Examination, 2018
  • University of Hamburg, Ph.D., 2017
  • University of Hamburg, First State Examination, 2013

Prior Experience

  • 2019 to 2023, Associate/Senior Associate, Gütt Olk Feldhaus, Munich; Corporate M&A
  • 2018 to 2019, Associate, Gleiss Lutz, Hamburg; Corporate M&A