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Rouven Reuter LL.M.

Baker McKenzie Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH von Rechtsanwälten und Steuerberatern
Not admitted to practice law in this jurisdiction


Rouven Reuter is an associate in Baker McKenzie's Frankfurt office and a member of the Corporate/M&A Practice Group. Prior to joining the Firm in September 2019, he worked for a leading international law firm for two years, focusing on M&A transactions and corporate reorganizations.

Practice Focus

Rouven advises clients on all types of domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, including joint ventures, private equity, and venture capital. He also acts for national and international clients on legal aspects of domestic and cross-border corporate reorganizations and general corporate law.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advised Rakuten on a long-term partnership with 1&1 to build its own mobile network.
  • Regularly advises Tencent on venture capital transactions, such as the USD 1 billion financing round for on-demand grocery delivery start-up Gorillas.
  • Regularly advises Daimler AG on corporate venture capital investments in the US and Europe.
  • Advised Next.e.GO Mobile SE on management buyout by private equity company nd Industrial Investments.
  • Advised Chr. Hansen Holding A/S on acquisition of Jennewein Biotechnologie GmbH, a leading player in the Human Milk Oligosaccharides market, for EUR 310 million.


  • University of Applied Sciences Wismar (LL.M. International Business) (2017)
  • University of Applied Sciences Wismar (LL.B.) (2016)


  • English
  • German
  • Co-author (with Tobias Greven and Peter Wand), "Legal Project Management bei M&A-Transaktionen", Zeitschrift für Unternehmensjuristen, 6-2021, pp. 49-52

  • Co-author (with Peter Wand et al.), "Insurtech: Opportunities and Legal Challenges for the Insurance Industry," (pts. 3 & 4), Revue Trimestrielle de Droit Financier, No. 2-2020, pp. 75-88