HERMES&GIEBELER LEGAL SOLUTIONS is headed by Dr. Reinhard Hermes MPA (Harvard), a German Rechtsanwalt and Attorney at Law (N.Y.), and Dr. Rolf Giebler MPA (Harvard), a German Rechtsanwalt.

Reinhard Hermes focuses on cross-border M&A transactions, co-operations and joint ventures. With more than 20 years of international M&A experience in global law firms, he has advised on numerous M&A transactions in Germany and elsewhere in Europe. Among his clients are large international corporations, German Mittelstand, i.e., family owned companies, as well as financial investors. He was head of the supervisory board (outside director) of AIRE GmbH & Co. KGaA, listed real estate investment company.

Rolf Giebeler combines extensive experience as a transaction attorney with the in-house perspective as general counsel of a German blue chip. From 1993 through 2005, as partner of one of the leading international law firms, he advised mainly large German corporations on M&A transactions and joint ventures. From 2005 through 2010, he served as General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of the Metro Group. He was head and/or member of the supervisory board of several co-determined companies.