Consumer Goods & Services/Retail

The Consumer Goods & Services/Retail sector is extremely diverse. Our sector experts can advise you on all relevant issues, from A for administrative law to T for trademarks. Our lawyers have one thing in common: they understand your sector and the challenges you face. We work in interdisciplinary teams with a primary contact person to provide you with comprehensive advice. As a client, you profit from our in-depth industry knowledge in a diverse range of industries, from food to tourism, and textiles to eCommerce business models.

Depending on your project or initiative, we can advise you on all issues that arise or on specific matters, such as general terms and conditions, the assessment of commercial issues, or the drafting of agency agreements. We can represent you in contentious disputes, too. Are you looking to expand into Germany? Our interdisciplinary teams will take care of all the legal arrangements for your market entry.

Advising foreign companies on market entry

We clarify all questions of establishment to ensure your entry into the new market is a success. Whether employment law aspects, issues related to the establishment of a company, or the preparation of the general terms and conditions or a comprehensive set of agreements - we're with you every step of the way.


Our team of experienced M&A experts can provide sector-specific due diligence, draft tailored agreements, and advise on restructuring and spin-offs.

Distribution systems

Do you need help with the contractual arrangements for your distribution model or do you have questions about competition or antitrust law? Our team offers customised solutions.

China Desk

Our China Desk has many years of experience advising Chinese companies from the public and private sectors on their activities in Germany and the EU. Staffed by German and Chinese lawyers, our team provides Chinese clients with comprehensive advice on their cross-border matters, projects, and transactions.