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About Dr. Lorenz Koffka

Lorenz is a principal associate in our global transactions group. 

He advises financial sponsors and corporate clients on domestic and cross-border M&A transactions as well as on venture capital and general corporate matters.

He speaks German and English.


Recent work

  • UBS on its merger with Credit Suisse
  • Körber on the partial divestiture its supply chain software business Körber Supply Chain to KKR*
  • Blue Earth Capital on its investment in Sunfire in connection with Sunfire’s Series D financing*
  • L Catterton on its lead investment in the Series B financing round of SellerX*
  • Capvis on its GP-led secondary regarding the Fund III assets hessnatur, arena and Kaffee Partner*
  • Trade Republic on its EUR 900m Series C financing round*
  • Rockaway Capital on its acquisition of Bringmeister from Edeka*
  • Trilantic on its acquisition of Smile Eyes Group, a leading player in the German ophthalmology market*
  • Platinum Equity on its add-on acquisition of Continental Bakeries from Goldman Sachs Asset Management*
  • Platinum Equity on its acquisition of The Leaders Roman Group*
  • IK Partners on the sale of Schock to Triton*
  • Carlyle Group on its cross-border add-on acquisition of Skytanking from Marquard & Bahls*
  • Bregal on its acquisition of STP Informationstechnologie from Hg*

* prior to joining Freshfields



  • Hanseatisches Oberlandesgericht, Hamburg (Second State Examination)
  • Albert-Ludwigs-Universität, Freiburg (Dr. jur.)
  • ESADE Business School, Barcelona (MSc in International Management)
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität, Munich (First State Examination)


  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)