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Top lawyers for Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft in Dusseldorf

  • Dr Georg-Peter Kränzlin and Marco Wagner to join the company in January 2020
  • Warth & Klein Grant Thornton Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft is growing

Warth & Klein Grant Thornton AG is expanding the Dusseldorf office of its law firm with the addition of a team of two partners and an associate.

With Dr Georg-Peter Kränzlin Warth & Klein Grant Thornton is gaining a highly respected corporate lawyer who has made a name for himself in particular in mergers & acquisitions (M&A), reorganisation and restructuring as well as corporate governance and compliance issues. In addition, Dr Kränzlin mainly provides advice on all legal issues to medium-sized companies. Dr Kränzlin has more than 30 years of professional experience. Prior to becoming a partner in a large commercial law firm, he was a member of the board of directors, supervisory board and managing director of listed companies and has a first-hand understanding of clients' needs and expectations.

Litigator Marco Wagner focuses on corporate and commercial litigation. He has many years of experience in conducting complex directors' liability and shareholder disputes, both before state courts and arbitration tribunals. Marco Wagner advises on all aspects of commercial and corporate law, directors' and officers' liability (D&O) and corporate acquisitions and sales.

Dr Georg-Peter Kränzlin and Marco Wagner will start their duties on 1 January 2020 in the Dusseldorf office.

As an associate, Christiane von Werden will round off the team of corporate lawyers. She specialises in corporate and transaction law.

The growth of Warth & Klein Grant Thornton Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft is one of the key objectives of Warth & Klein Grant Thornton’s growth strategy 2025. The managing director of the law firm, Dr Stefan Kusterer, is thus also delighted with the new top team: “The fact that top lawyers such as these have decided to join our team highlights the attractiveness and forward-looking focus of our law firm. After the successful merger with law firm Nachmann Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft in Munich in 2018, we are now also strengthening our wide range of legal expertise in Dusseldorf”.

About Warth & Klein Grant Thornton

Warth & Klein Grant Thornton is one of the largest audit firms in Germany. More than 1,300 employees at ten locations in Germany support not only listed companies but also large mediumsized companies. The company has a tradition of focusing on Audit & Assurance, Tax, Legal, Private Finance, Corporate Finance & Advisory Services and Business Process Solutions.

As part of the Grant Thornton network, the company provides consulting services worldwide with around 53,000 employees at more than 700 locations in over 135 countries.

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