Dechert Ranked for Investment Funds and Asset Management, M&A, Private Equity and Venture Capital in Germany
Dechert has been recognized among the leading firms in Germany for the areas of investment funds and asset management, M&A, private equity and venture capital as well as for the regions South and Frankfurt and Hesse in the 2012/2013 edition of leading German directory JUVE.
In addition to the firm’s ranking, several Dechert partners were recognized individually. Partner Achim Pütz was again included as one of the 10 leading lawyers in the investment fund and asset management industry, noted for his “high professional expertise for alternative investments”, while Federico Pappalardo was recognized as a “sophisticated, trustworthy, knowledgeable” and frequently recommended lawyer for M&A, private equity and venture capital. The directory noted that corporate partners Berthold Hummel and Sven Schulte-Hillen are frequently recommended in their fields, and also referred to financial services partners Dr. Carsten Fischer and Dr. Benedikt Weiser.