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Dr. Bernhard Noreisch LL.M.
Dr. Bernhard Noreisch LL.M.

Dr. Bernhard Noreisch LL.M.

Partner | Lawyer | Certified Specialist Lawyer for Commercial and Corporate Law

+49 89 544 147-29

Your experts in venture capital / M&A

Our specialized and experienced team of M&A lawyers places great value on quality and providing extensive support for complicated and urgent transaction projects. We advise financial investors and target companies from the startup phase to their IPO. Depending on the complexity of the corporate transaction, we will assemble a team composed of our colleagues from other legal areas and tailored to the individual needs of our clients.

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  • Articles of association
  • Appointing and dismissing managers and board members
  • Manager service contracts, board member service contracts
  • Shareholder meetings, general meetings, supervisory and advisory board meetings
  • Capital measures, shareholder changes and resignations
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  • Corporate governance
Consultation on Transactions
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  • Legal due diligence
  • Clarification of antitrust law matters
  • Investment and equity sharing agreements, shareholder agreements
  • Asset and share deals (trade sales)
  • Conversions
  • MBI, MBO
  • Corporate succession
  • Restructuring
  • Consultation on representation for guarantee violations and purchase price adjustments
  • Post-merger integration
  • Exits
Venture Capital and Private Equity Funds
  • Fund structuring
  • Sales prospectus
  • Legal portfolio management


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL professionals advised Bayern Kapital in USD 50 M series a financing round of fernride

LUTZ | ABEL professionals Jan-Phillip Kunz, LL.M. (Trinity College Dublin) and Christian Giebelmann, LL.M. advised Bayern Kapital on the USD 19m second closing, extending FERNRIDE’s series A financing to aggregate volume of USD 50m. The Munich-based start-up…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL Professionals advised mammaly in EUR 14 M financing round

LUTZ | ABEL professionals led by Dr. Sebastian Sumalvico advised mammaly in its EUR 14 M financing round. Since its founding in 2020 mammaly develops pet food supplements with natural micronutrients that improve the well-being of pets. Among others Five…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ I ABEL advised founders in exit transaction of Aitme

LUTZ | ABEL professionals Dr. Sebastian Sumalvico and Frank Hahn advised Aitme’s founders on the sale of Aitme to Hamburg-based start-up CIRCUS Kitchen. Founded in 2019, Aitme has developed a cooking robot to market maturity as a fully automated canteen…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises Klarx GmbH in EUR 11,5 M series b extension

LUTZ | ABEL professionals Dr. Marco Eickmann, Dr. Sebastian Sumalvico and Andrea Dürr advised klarx GmbH in raising EUR 11.5 M in its Series B Extension. Founded in 2015 by Matthias Handschuh, Florian Handschuh, and Vincent Koch, klarx operates an online…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises sunvigo in EUR 20 M growth financing

LUTZ | ABEL professionals Dr. Marco Eickmann, Dr. Sebastian Sumalvico and Andrea Dürr advised Sunvigo in raising a EUR 20 M growth financing. Future Energy Ventures and Triodos Energy Transition Europe Fund invested a total of EUR 12 M together with existing…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises Instaclustr on acquisition of credativ

Led by Hamburg partner Frank Hahn, a team of LUTZ | ABEL lawyers advised Australian Instaclustr group on the acquisition of credativ.


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises Nitrobox in single-digit million financing round

The software start-up Nitrobox GmbH from Germany announced to have completed a financing round in the single-digit million euro range.


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises AlphaPet Ventures in equity financing and acquisition

AlphaPet Ventures GmbH secures equity financing led by capiton AG and acquires Healthfood24.


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises in EUR 17 Million Series B round of financing for Temedica

The healthcare start-up Temedica GmbH from Germany announced to have completed a € 17 million Series B financing round.


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises Price f(x) in EUR 23 Mio extension of series B-financing round

The start-up Price f(x) managed to score EUR 23 million within the extension of the series B-financing. Leading investors are Digital + Partners and Bain & Company, while Talis Capital increased their investment. LUTZ | ABEL again acted as company counsel…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises fintech start-up Tomorrow in its series A equity financing

Fintech Tomorrow closed EUR 8.5 Mio series A equity financing. The Hamburg-based sustainable mobile banking provider plans to expand to the European market within the next year.


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL advises RTP Global in EUR 10 mio series A2 financing at CoachHub

CoachHub, located in Berlin, managed to secure EUR 10 million within the frame of a series A2-financing round. Leading investor is the international early stage investor RTP Global, while the current investors HV Holtzbrinck Ventures, Partech and Speedinvest…


Venture Capital / M&A

LUTZ | ABEL legal advisor of ROCCAT GmbH

LUTZ | ABEL represented Hamburg headquartered ROCCAT GmbH in its agreement to sell its worldwide PC peripherals business to Turtle Beach Corporation for up to $19.2 million.

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