Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher’s German offices, in Munich and Frankfurt, provide clients with the high-quality legal services needed to navigate Europe’s largest economy.  We offer a full range of legal capabilities, including corporate and real estate transactions, capital markets and antitrust advice, white-collar defense and compliance, media, data privacy and intellectual property, employment and tax advice.  Working closely with Gibson Dunn’s other offices around the world, our teams deliver seamless legal advice across all practice areas and jurisdictions.

Gibson Dunn’s Munich office, located in one of Europe’s most dynamic business regions, was opened in 2002.  This key city is well-known as a high-tech and manufacturing center and has a diverse economic strength, including in the automotive, aerospace and defense, information technology, nano- and biotechnology, and financial sectors.


Hofgarten Palais, Marstallstrasse 11, 80539 Munich, Germany

Tel: +49 89 189 33-0

Fax: +49 89 189 33-333


Fromholzer, Ferdinand M.

Tel: +49 89 189 33-170

Gibson Dunn’s Munich office focuses on corporate transactional advice and private equity and real estate transactions, with additional proficiencies in white-collar defense, compliance and litigation work, intellectual property, tax, data protection and employment law advice.  Our team advises on German antitrust matters and closely collaborates on EU antitrust issues with our Brussels office.  In addition, the Munich office serves as a hub for compliance investigations focused on Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries.

Our team of highly experienced and skilled lawyers serves international investors and corporations in Germany and German entities with global reach.  This includes blue chip corporations, midsized companies (SMEs or, in German, the Mittelstand), investment banks, private equity, venture capital and real estate investors.

  • The JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2018/2019 recommends Gibson Dunn’s German offices in the Frankfurt and Munich regions and recognizes the Antitrust, Compliance, Corporate, M&A and Private Equity practice groups. In addition, 10 German partners are listed as “frequently recommended” in their respective practices.
  • Chambers Europe 2019 ranked Gibson Dunn in Germany and five German partners for Compliance, Corporate/M&A, Dispute Resolution: White Collar Crime: Corporate Advisory, Private Equity and Real Estate Finance.
  • Chambers Global 2019 ranked Gibson Dunn in Germany and three German partners for Corporate/M&A.
  • In cooperation with The Best Lawyers™ in Germany, Handelsblatt ranked 14 German lawyers in the 2019/2020 edition of the ranking.
  • The Legal 500 Deutschland 2019 ranked Gibson Dunn in Germany for Compliance, Internal Investigations, Antitrust and Private Equity.
  • 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.