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Awards

2017

  • GSK Stockmann named Top Commercial Law Firm in Germany and in Top 3 Law Firms in real estate and public law by kanzleimonitor.de
  • GSK Stockmann named Top Commercial Law Firm 2017 in corporate, restructuring and M&A by FOCUS Magazine

2016

  • GSK Stockmann + Kollegen nominated for the JUVE Awards 2016 as Law Firm of the Year for Banking and Finance
  • GSK Stockmann + Kollegen ranked among the Global Leading Lawyers 2016 and named Mergers & Acquisitions Adviser of the Year - Germany by Lawyers Worldwide
  • GSK Stockmann + Kollegen named Top Tax Law Firm 2016 in corporate, restructuring and M&A by FOCUS Magazine

 

Real Estate

  • "…highly regarded real estate team…" (Chambers Europe, Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Edition 2017)
  • "Clients like the team's ability to agree upon a solution and avoid litigation scenarios…" (Chambers Europe, Real Estate, Edition 2017)
  • "…strength in negotiations and solving problems outside of court." (Chambers Europe, Real Estate, Edition 2017)
  • "Sources also appreciate the lawyers 'practicality' and the fact that they are 'really pragmatic.'" (Chambers Europe, Real Estate, Edition 2017)
  • "a good name for real-estate-related advice in all of its facets" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, National Review)
  • "GSK remains strong in litigation regarding the real estate sector, which also lies at the heart of advice." (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Commercial Litigation and Liability)
  • "recommended for real estate" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Real Estate)
  • "GSK positioned itself excellently by opening a Luxembourg office and forming close ties between real estate and corporate as well as the investment practice." (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Real Estate)
  • "GSK Stockmann has particular expertise in the hotel sector." (Legal 500 EMEA, Real estate & Construction: Real estate 2017)

 

Corporate/ M&A

  • "strong position in the real estate and healthcare market" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, M&A)
  • Sources say: "The lawyers are very responsive and offer pragmatic answers, but one of their biggest selling points is the combination of corporate and regulatory strength." (Chambers Europe, Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "The team is good at giving commercial advice which is to the point and cost-effective. I have been very impressed with the responsiveness." (Chambers Europe, Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, Edition 2017)
  • "The quantity of transactions reached unimagined heights for this respected tax practice." (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Tax)

 

Projects & Public Sector

  • "GSK Stockmann has ‘excellent subject matter knowledge’ with a focus on real estate and infrastructure matters" (Legal 500 EMEA, Public sector: Planning & Environment 2017)
  • "Clients appreciate the team's pragmatic approach to problems…" (Chambers Europe, Projects: Construction, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "The lawyers are very experienced, with a clear view of the issues and how to resolve these." (Chambers Europe, Projects: Construction, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "On a technical and personal level they were very convincing and very good." (Chambers Europe, Projects: Construction, Edition 2017)
  • "Clients are especially enamoured by the team's thoroughness in planning matters and the benefits it brings." (Chambers Europe, Public Law, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "Construction plans are very technical and laden with detail, so it's very important to have a partner who can go through these details and find the pitfalls, which GSK Stockmann can do." (Chambers Europe, Public Law, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "They are very reactive and flexible to adapt to the clients' needs, provide accurate information and help the client take the necessary action." (Chambers Europe, Public Law, Edition 2017)
  • "recommended in environmental and planning law" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Environmental and Planning Law) 
  • "The strength of this practice […] lies in project development" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Environmental and Planning Law)
  • "highly recommended firm in construction law" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Construction)
  • "ideal for advice on project development, thus leading to high-end clients" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Construction)
  • "excellent subject matter knowledge" (Legal 500 EMEA, Public sector: Planning & Environment 2017)

 

Banking/Finance

  • "the investment practice enjoys an excellent name in the market" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Real Estate)
  • Sources say: "The lawyers have a really good balance between theoretic foundations for judgements and practical implementation." (Chambers Europe, Investment Funds, Edition 2017)
  • "…team’s hands-on approach…" (Chambers Europe, Investment Funds, Edition 2017)
  • Sources say: "…lawyers‘ ability to break matters down to the essential points…" (Chambers Europe, Investment Funds, Edition 2017)
  • "impressive market position in bank regulatory law" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, National Review) 
  • "recommended for banking and bank regulatory law" (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Banking and Regulatory) 
  • "The firm successfully expanded its advice in traditional regulatory law." (JUVE Handbook of German Commercial Law Firms 2017, Banking and Regulatory)
  • "GSK Stockmann gives 'very quick and practical advice'" (Legal 500 EMEA, Banking and finance: Financial services & Regulatory 2017)
  • "GSK Stockmann is 'recommended without reservation' for real estate investment law" (Legal 500 EMEA, Banking and finance: Financial services & Investment funds 2017)
  • "The team shows 'deep expertise and client orientation' and is 'always up to date'." (Legal 500 EMEA, Banking and finance: Financial services & Investment funds 2017)

 

We are very proud to have accepted these accolades and would be delighted to provide you with further details upon request.