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Lars Radziwon

Lars Radziwon

German Attorney at Law since 2015
Associate at SCHIEDERMAIR since 2015


Practice Areas

  • Corporate Law
  • Corporate Finance
  • M&A / Venture Capital
  • Securities Law

Practice Summary

Corporate Law

Lars Radziwon advises on all facets of corporate law, with a focus on mid-sized entities. He advises his clients on corporate formation issues, such as preparing articles of incorporation and bylaws as well as on corporate housekeeping issues. In addition, he advises companies and executives on asserting and defending claims for personal liability, including those that involve D&O insurance.

Corporate Finance

Lars’ practice focuses also on advising on corporate finance issues. Lars advises and assists companies in structuring and executing corporate actions involving capital and securities, primarily corporate bonds issued in public offerings as well as private placements (prospectuses).

M&A / Venture Capital

Lars routinely advises on all stages of corporate acquisitions (initial strategy, letters of intent, due diligence, structuring, preparing and negotiating corporate acquisition agreements as well as ancillary shareholder agreements).

In addition, he advises founders and investors on venture capital transactions, in particular on establishing and financing companies as part of seed and other financing rounds. In this context, he advises also on structuring employee stock option programs, either as actual stock options or as phantom stock options.

Industry Focus

Service Branch, IT, Financial Industry, Real Estate

Representative Client Matters

  • Advised 123fahrschule Holding GmbH concerning regulatory and corporate issues as well as on venture capital financing measures by a new investor for future growth
  • Advised on the structuring and placing of a secured corporate bond of Africa GreenTec Asset GmbH for the financing of mobile solar power plants in Africa. Drafted the investor memorandum and collateral documentation and assisted the company during the placement process
  • Advised on the structuring and placing of the largest collateralized real estate bond to date in Germany by SCP Eisenzahnstrasse GmbH & Co. KG, the issuer; the bond was placed via iFunded, a digital funding platform, by way of a public offering. Advised on the preparation of the prospectus, ancillary documents and other securities documents accompanying the distribution of the bond, as well as on the regulatory approval procedure at the Luxembourg Financial Market Supervisory Authority (CSSF)
  • Advised management of Universal Investment, a financial institute, on all capital market, banking supervisory, and corporate matters in connection with an acquisition by, Montagu, a private equity investment firm
  • Ongoing advice to a global food and beverage company as a strategic investor regarding negotiating and obtaining venture capital financing
  • Ongoing advice to 123fahrschule Holding GmbH on developing and structuring its business model within the 123fahrschule Group; drafted shareholder agreements and other ancillary corporate documents to establish a holding structure; negotiated angel, seed, and venture capital financing
  • Advised on structuring a publicly-offered secured corporate bond of nextbike GmbH, a leading German shareconomy provider; drafted the prospectus and ancillary documents, advised on the regulatory approval procedure at the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority; also supported the private placement within the framework of an earlier private placement
  • Advised on structuring and placing a secured real estate bond that was placed via immorocks, an internet platform, within the framework of a public offer; prepared the base prospectus, including the Final Terms, prepared ancillary documents; advised on the regulatory approval procedure at Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority
  • Advised on the structuring of a publicly-offered corporate bond of Deutsche Bildung Studienfonds II GmbH & Co. KG; drafted the prospectus, advised on the regulatory approval procedure at Germany’s Federal Financial Supervisory Authority
  • Represented board members in connection with their resignation and subsequent dispute arising from their functions as board members, including defending against claims for personal liability

Education and Career

Lars has been a German Attorney at Law and an Associate at SCHIEDERMAIR since 2015.

Prior to joining SCHIEDERMAIR, he practiced in the corporate department of the German firm of GSK STOCKMANN + KOLLEGEN. He completed several secondments at CBRE Global Investors. During his legal studies, Lars worked for several international law firms as a Research Assistant.

Lars completed his post-graduate legal training period (Referendariat) at the District Court of Frankfurt from 2013 to 2015.