Björn Weidehaas  LUTZ | ABEL

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Björn Weidehaas

 Björn Weidehaas  LUTZ | ABEL

Profile details

Björn Weidehaas advises family offices, funds, business angels and numerous start-ups holistically during financing phases as well as companies during restructurings and in insolvency law. As a business graduate, he understands the economic interests of his clients like no other. The clients appreciate his calmness, nerves of steel and creativity - qualities that pay off especially in complex negotiations.

  • Corporate law
  • Company acquisition / M&A
  • Venture capital / private equity
  • Commercial law
  • International contract law
  • Insolvency law
  • Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2019 – 2023: One of the best lawyers for restructuring and insolvency law in Germany
  • Legal 500 Germany & EMEA 2017 – 2023: Recommended lawyer
  • Lawyer at LUTZ | ABEL since 2009
  • Admission to the bar, 2009
  • Law and business studies in Passau
  • GoTo Global in the acquisition of felyx Germany
  • Lykon on EUR 10 m series A financing round, 2022
  • ONE LOGIC GmbH on series B financing round, 2021
  • nyris on investment of IKEA and on the technical cooperation between both companies, 2020
  • BonVenture on seven-digit euro investment in myo, 2020
  • Govecs AG on acquisition of livecycle GmbH, 2020

"Björn Weidehaas has an excellent understanding of combining outstanding professional/legal expertise with pragmatism as well as economic and factual appropriateness for the respective purpose."

Legal 500 Germany 2023
Station auf dem Mars

“One of the best lawyers for restructuring and insolvency law in Germany.“

Handelsblatt & Best Lawyers 2023

“Broad, competent knowledge in the field of venture capital; very fast response times, very flexible; pragmatic and close to start-ups.“

Legal 500 Germany 2021

“Pragmatic, precise and solution-oriented.“

Legal 500 Germany 2021

“Very competent, pragmatic and always there when you need him. He knows what is important and can explain matters well.“

Legal 500 Germany 2020

“Technology expert “

Legal 500 Germany 2018