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Forward-thinking international law firm

Tel +49 40 36803-0 Fax +49 40 36803-280 Email Bernhard Download vCard
Hanseatic Trade Center
Am Sandtorkai 41
20457 Hamburg

Bernhard Kloft extensively advises both German and international clients on the areas of corporate law and M&A with a focus on structured sales and acquisitions, LBO, LBI, joint ventures and public take-overs. His clients include international companies, financial institutes, private equity funds as well as middle-sized and owner-operated companies. Bernhard deals with many transactions with an overseas element. He also has particular expertise in restructuring and reorganising companies as well as representing the interests of creditors in litigation. Bernhard is Head of the Restructuring and Corporate Recovery Practice Area


Since 1987 Partner at Taylor Wessing
1981 to 1987 Associate at Taylor Wessing
1980 to 1981 In-House Lawyer at A.C. Toepfer (Archer Daniels Midland)


1980 Admission as a Lawyer in Hamburg
1980 Second State Examination in Hamburg
1977 First State Examination in Freiburg

Memberships & Associations

Norddeutsches Insolvenzforum e.V.
Deutsch-Britische Juristenvereinigung
Bankrechtliche Vereinigung

Awards & Recognition

Frequently recommended Lawyer for M&A (JUVE)



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