Rainer Kaspar is a partner in the Corporate / M&A department of PHH Attorneys at law. He advises private and corporate clients, private equity firms and financial institutions in a wide range of matters. He particularly focuses on cross-border M&A, Financing and Capital Markets transactions.
Rainer is a regular lecturer at seminars and conferences, including thoses sponsored by the IBA and AIJA and speaks German, English and French.
Recent transactions (limited selection)
Buy-Out Central Europe II Beteiligungs Invest AG in the sale of Chemson group | Ökoenergie group in the sale of wind park project | Harold Primat in the investment in tractive GmbH | Penta Investments in the acquisition of Sberbank Slovensko a subsidiary of the Sberbank Europe | Macquarie Funds Group in the acquisition of Innovest Kapitalanlage AG
What others say about Rainer
We deal with Rainer Kaspar and Annika Wolf. We find them very responsive an willing to go the extra mile for clients. We enjoy the parner-led service they offer.
Chambers Partners Global 2017:
Rainer Kaspar is described by clients as "very thorough and detail-oriented, but without losing sight of the overall transaction and the interests of the client. He also has a great ability to explain legal concepts to a non-legal audience." He is active on a wide variety of transactions, and assisted private individual Andrea Gerer with the sale of her shares in RETSCH Papierverpackung to Papier-Mettler.
Chambers Partners Europe 2017:
Corporate/M&A - PHH advises on domestic and international M&A and is often seen acting on behalf of international private equity funds. Offers full-service pre- and post-merger support, including restructuring. Clients include banks, renewable energy companies, food and pharmaceutical businesses. Strengths: "A reactive and reliable team." "They are flexible time-wise, with partners that have a broad scope of different capabilities, and they are quick."
Chambers Partners Global 2016:
Rainer Kaspar advises private equity funds and financial institutions, as well as public and private corporations. Clients say: "He is an excellent all-rounder who is very experienced in the M&A field and knows what can be achieved."
Chambers Partners Europe 2016:
PHH advises on domestic and international M&A deals and is noted for its increasing recognition in the private equity sphere. Clients include banks, renewable energy companies, food and pharmaceutical businesses. Clients say: "The lawyers were practical and did a very good job. We would hire the team again, we were very satisfied."
Legal 500 2016:
PHH Prochaska Havranek Rechtsanwälte GmbH utilises its "in-depth-experience of the financial industry" to advise asset management companies, investors and corporate buyers on financial and corporate restructurings and M&A transactions. Hannes Havranek and "strong negotiator" Rainer Kaspar head the practice.