Salaried Partner

Shimon Merkel, LL.M. (Tel Aviv University)

German, English, Russian, Hebrew
Consulting focuses
  • Real Estate Transactions
  • Venture Capital
  • Real Estate Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Commercial landlord-tenant law
  • Mergers and Acquisitions (M&A)
  • Financing
  • Joint Ventures
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  • Admitted to the Bar since 2019
  • Member of our CIS Desk
  • Education and former activities
  • Legal Traineeship at the Superior Court of Justice Berlin with stations at the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy and Greenberg Traurig LLP2017 - 2019
  • LL.M. in Law & Business at the Tel Aviv University 2016 - 2017
  • Law Studies at Humboldt University of Berlin 2010 - 2015

Qualifications/current topics

  • Ambassador at GINSUM – German Israeli Network of Startups & Mittelstand


  • Israeli-German Lawyers Association (DIJV)
  • International Bar Association (IBA)

Shimon Merkel's Distinctions

Best Lawyers 2024

Handelsblatt: Deutschlands Beste Anwälte 2023



Venture Capital-Finanzierungsrunden – Liquidation Preference und Down Round Protection
Article Venture Capital Financing Rounds,
together with Ariane Neubauer


Das Term Sheet bei Venture Capital-Finanzierungen

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