​Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s German offices, in Frankfurt and Munich, provide clients the necessary high-quality legal services to navigate Europe’s largest economy.  Our full range of legal capabilities includes corporate transactions, capital markets and antitrust advice, white-collar defense and compliance, media, data privacy and intellectual property, and employment advice.  We work closely with Gibson Dunn’s other global offices to offer seamless legal representation across all practice areas and jurisdictions.  The Frankfurt office was opened in 2016.


Taunustor 1, 60310 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Tel: +49 69 247 411 500

Fax: +49 69 247 411 501


Oberbracht, Dirk

Tel: +49 69 247 411 510

Gibson Dunn’s Frankfurt office focuses on corporate transactions and general corporate advice as well as on dispute resolution and compliance work.

Our corporate team has significant experience with public and private mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, joint ventures, corporate restructurings, carve-outs and minority investments, and finance, as well as with German corporate and securities law. Our dispute resolution lawyers represent clients in compliance and white-collar defense matters and focus on complex corporate and commercial litigation and arbitration.

  • The JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2023/2024 named Gibson Dunn among the top 50 law firms in Germany and recognized the Antitrust, Compliance, Corporate, Dispute Resolution, M&A and Private Equity practice groups.
  • For the JUVE Awards 2022, Gibson Dunn in Germany is nominated in the category “Compliance Law Firm of the Year”.
  • Chambers Europe 2023 ranked Gibson Dunn in Germany and six German partners for Competition: Competition/European Law, Compliance, Corporate/M&A: High-End Capability, Dispute Resolution: White-Collar Crime: Corporate Advisory, Private Equity and Real Estate: Finance.
  • Chambers Global 2023 ranked Gibson Dunn and two partners in Germany for Corporate/M&A, and one German partner for Competition/European Law.
  • The Best Lawyersin Germany 2023 recognized 18 Gibson Dunn attorneys as leading lawyers in their respective practice areas, and eight as “Ones to Watch”. Three partners were named a 2022 Lawyer of the Year in their practice area.
  • The Legal 500 Deutschland 2023 ranked Gibson Dunn in Germany for Antitrust, Compliance, Corporate, Dispute Resolution – Commercial Litigation, Foreign Trade Law, Internal Investigations, M&A Large Deals (€500M+), M&A Mid-Size Deals (-€500M), Private Equity Mid-Size Deals (€100-€500m) and Private Equity Large Deals (€500m+).
  • Kanzleimonitor 2023/2024 listed Gibson Dunn among the top 50 law firms in Germany and in particular among the leading firms for Antitrust, Bank Law, Compliance, Corporate Law, and Mergers & Acquisitions, based on recommendations by in-house lawyers.
  • WirtschaftsWoche recognized Gibson Dunn as a Top Law Firm 2022 in Antitrust and M&A, and 2021 also in Compliance.
  • brand eins recognized Gibson Dunn as Top Commercial Law Firm 2023 for Compliance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Corporate Law, and Labor Law in Germany.
  • German weekly FOCUS recognized Gibson Dunn as Top Commercial Law Firm 2023 for Compliance, Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions in Germany.
  • For the JUVE Awards 2017, Gibson Dunn in Germany was nominated in the category “Law Firm of the Year”.
  • JUVE named Gibson Dunn the Compliance Investigations Law Firm of the Year 2014.