Carsten Steinhauer is a transactional lawyer advising domestic and international clients on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters.
Carsten assists in the structuring and negotiation of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and joint venture transactions, frequently with a cross-border element. His clients include industrial manufacturing companies, large distribution groups, banks and insurance companies, investment funds and private equity companies. He has specific know-how in the energy sector, where he is recognized as one of Italy’s foremost lawyers.
Carsten is distinguished in The Legal 500’s EMEA guide for his work in Corporate M&A. He is described by The Legal 500 as “technically brilliant…with superb business acumen.” Chambers & Partners identify him as a “Foreign Expert” in Corporate M&A, based in Italy. Chambers & Partners further note that his “international experience is a big draw for clients…he has a brilliant legal mind, is very reliable and works quickly.”
Carsten was admitted to the German Bar in 2000 and to the Italian Bar in 2001. He speaks fluent English, German and Italian.