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Roundtable M&A in Europe

Legal Seminar

April 18, 2024 (Thu) 14:00 - 17:30
Axel Kuhlmann, Makoto Ohnuma, Michael Burian (Gleiss Lutz), Anselm Christiansen (Gleiss Lutz), Lisa Chung (Slaughter and May), Pete Lawley (De Brauw), Patrick Dziewolski (Bredin Prat), Clémence Fallet (Bredin Prat), Marco Nicolini (Chiomenti), Francisco Martinez Boluda (Uría Menéndez), Antonio Villacampa (Uría Menéndez)
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu Tokyo Office

In this seminar, corporate/M&A professionals from some of the most reputable law firms in Germany, UK, the Netherlands, France, Italy, Spain and Portugal will discuss the M&A landscape in Europe, particularities of each jurisdiction, recent trends and their expectations of future developments. The seminar will be held in form of a panel discussion moderated by NO&T.

There will be a chance to ask questions and to interact directly with the panelists.


2:00 pm – 3:30 pm First part
1. Overview of M&A in Europe and introduction of panelists
2. General overview of M&A landscape in each country
3. Legal particularities of M&A transactions in each country
4. Q&A

3:30 pm – 4:00 pm Coffee break

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Second part
5. Recent developments in due diligence
6. Involvement of W&I insurance
7. Overview of antitrust and FDI (incl. FSR) regime in each country
8. Outlook
9. Q&A
10. Closing remarks

Axel Kuhlmann, Makoto Ohnuma

Panelists: (*updated on April 10)
Michael Burian, Anselm Christiansen (Gleiss Lutz : Germany)
Lisa Chung (Slaughter and May : UK)
Pete Lawley (De Brauw : Netherlands)
Patrick Dziewolski, Clémence Fallet (Bredin Prat : France)
Marco Nicolini (Chiomenti : Italy)
Francisco Martinez Boluda, Antonio Villacampa (Uría Menéndez : Spain and Portugal)

*Programs and speakers are subject to change without notice.

Hosted by
Nagashima Ohno & Tsunematsu

English with Japanese simultaneous interpretation


Thanks to you, we have reached the capacity for this event.

Registration deadline

3:00 pm (JST) on April 10, 2024


Free of charge

  • Individuals (who do not belong to any company or organization) and members of competing firms will not be able to attend the seminar. Your understanding is kindly appreciated.
  • Please do not reproduce the seminar contents without permission.
  • Each attendee must register separately.
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