Dr. Thomas Gemmeke
Attorney-at-Law (Rechtsanwalt)
Head of Legal, Partner

Christian Wilhelm
Attorney-at-Law (Rechtsanwalt)
Partner

Legal, tax and practical support for founders and investors

For many years we have been advising young entrepreneurs and companies. Starting with the formation of the company, the first employment contracts and the application for registration of a trademark - up to performing the payroll and financial accounting for you, we are happy to support founders with legal, tax and practical advice. This way, we make sure that the company is perfectly prepared for investments of Business Angels or Venture Capital-Investors.

Additionally, we advise investors about all kinds of investments in young companies, e.g. concerning Seed-Investments or other forms. The consultancy covers everything from negotiations with the Start-Up, the completion of a Term Sheet up to the notarization of the participation agreement (investment contract). Finally we are pleased to offer you our extensive tax expertise.

Our services include:

  • Formation of companies including shareholder agreements
  • Brand, Trademark and Domain Law
  • Copyright
  • Internet Law (especially E-Commerce)
  • Licensing rights
  • Competition Law (notifications, protection of know-how)
  • Labor Law (Managing directors, Employment contracts, Freelancers)
  • Employee Participation Programs
  • Term Sheets/LoI
  • Consultancy regarding the exit (sale, IPO)
  • Tax consultancy
  • Payroll and financial accounting