Dr. Stephan Rau focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions, mainly in the health and life science sector, health care regulation, including academic organizations, and related compliance. He is the head of the Firm’s Health Law Practice Group in Europe.
In 2004, Stephan was an adviser on the foundation of the first German corporate medical centre. Since then he has represented numerous investors, health care service providers, pharmaceutical and medtech companies, as well as governmental entities in M&A transactions, outsourcing projects, and licensing and reimbursement proceedings.
Stephan speaks regularly at health care conferences and is the author of numerous publications on German corporate and antitrust law, health care and life science regulation, as well as Russian privatization and antitrust law. A certified interpreter and translator for Russian, Stephan has practiced for international law firms in Moscow, Hamburg and Berlin.