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Ferdinand Fromholzer is a partner in the Munich office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. He is Partner-in-Charge of the Munich office and a member of the firm’s corporate practice group.
Mr. Fromholzer focuses on corporate law and corporate governance matters, such as annual stockholder meetings and corporate structural measures, among others; M&A (public and private), with strategic and private equity investors; and compliance investigations, with a focus on duties and obligations of directors and officers.
Handelsblatt / Best Lawyers 2018/19 list him among the best lawyers in Germany for Corporate Law, M&A and Private Equity. He is also recommended by Legal 500 EMEA 2018 for Private Equity and Compliance.
Mr. Fromholzer regularly publishes on corporate law matters. Among others, he is co-author of the online legal commentary on the German Transformation Act (Beck OGK UmwG), published by Habersack/Wicke in 2018, and the chapter on Public Takeovers in the Private Equity Handbook, published by Eilers, Koffka, Mackensen in 2018.
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn, Ferdinand Fromholzer was a corporate partner in the Munich office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer for more than a decade.
Mr. Fromholzer is fluent in German and English.
(*Includes experience prior to joining Gibson Dunn)
University of Regensburg - 1997 Dr. jur.
University of California - Berkeley - 1994 Master of Laws (LL.M.)
University of Regensburg - 1993 Law Degree
Germany - Rechtsanwalt