Dr. Martin Erhardt LL.M.


F +49 89.25559.3700


Maximilianstraße 15
80539 Munich

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F +49 89.25559.3700

Martin Erhardt is a member of the firm’s Corporate Group. He has broad experience in M&A transactions, corporate advisory work and restructurings. He advises numerous listed companies as well as medium-sized entrepreneurs on the acquisition and sale of companies, including the formation of joint ventures.

Selected Project Samples

  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE on acquisition of a majority stake in Jochen Schweizer GmbH,  a leading provider in the German experience and event market.
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE on sale of Etraveli, a leading pan-European online travel agent for flights.
  • ProSiebenSat.1 Media SE on the acquisition of a majority stake in Verivox, Germany’s largest independent consumer portal for energy.
  • Eifeler Holding on the sale of its tool coating business to voestalpine.
  • Axel Springer SE on the acquisition of 75% of the shares in the Polish online portal Onet.
  • Axel Springer SE on the creation of a joint venture with Swiss publishing house Ringier relating to their activities in Eastern Europe.
  • SIXT SE on the establishment of the Drive Now car sharing joint venture with BMW Group.
  • Advanced Medical Technologies on the sale of their medical implants business to Medtronic.
  • UniCredit Bank AG in the context of the restructuring of the Flabeg Solar group.
  • The creditor's committee of Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. on German law aspects of the Lehman Brothers bankruptcy case.

Recognition & Accomplishments

Current rankings in directories as JUVE and Chambers recommend Martin Erhardt as top lawyer for corporate law and M&A.

He studied law at the Universities of Bayreuth, Heidelberg and the New York University School of Law. He holds a doctorate degree from the University of Heidelberg and post-graduate degree from the New York University School of Law. He speaks German and English.

Additional Details
  • University of Heidelberg, Dr.
  • New York University, LL.M.
  • Baden-Württemberg, Second State Exam
  • University of Heidelberg, First State Exam
  • Germany
  • New York