Jörn-Ahrend Witt advises entrepreneurs, family offices, investors, and medium-sized corporate groups (including corporations listed on the stock exchange) based in Germany and abroad on all corporate law matters (including dispute resolution) as well as on M&A transactions, joint ventures, and restructurings. He also advises on matters of corporate succession and on management participations.
Before joining honert + partner Jörn-Ahrend Witt worked at the law firms Hengeler Mueller (Düsseldorf and Frankfurt) and Macfarlanes LLP (London) in the areas of corporate law, M&A and private equity.
Jörn-Ahrend Witt is married and has two children. He speaks English and French.
|since 2011||honert + partner|
|2009 – 2010 ||Macfarlanes LLP, London|
|2006 – 2011||Hengeler Mueller, Düsseldorf and Frankfurt|
|2007||Doctor of Law (Dr. jur.), University of Hamburg|
|2005||Admission as attorney-at-law|
|2004||Second State Exam|
|2001 – 2002||Activities for a medium-sized corporate group from France|
|2001||First State Exam|
|1994 – 2000 ||Study of law at the Universities of Hamburg and Montesquieu Bordeaux IV.
|1992 – 1994||Apprenticeship as foreign trade merchant at Wilhelm E. H. Biesterfeld, Hamburg|