Holger H. Ebersberger, LL.M. - McDermott Will & Emery


Holger H. Ebersberger advises private equity and venture capital funds as well as strategic investors on transactions.

Holger specializes in advising financial sponsor clients on all forms of leveraged M&A and portfolio assistance at all stages of the investment cycle, including management incentive plans, corporate governance measures and restructurings. His M&A expertise covers matters such as auctions, dual-track processes, public takeovers, carve-out transactions and joint ventures.

Holger has particular expertise in the digital business, TMT, life sciences & healthcare and industrials & manufacturing sectors.


Holger advised:

  • Deutsche Börse AG on a strategic partnership with Commerzbank and fintech 360X AG to develop new blockchain-based digital marketplaces and ecosystems for existing real asset classes*
  • Deutsche Börse AG on a strategic partnership with Forge Global to expand its global private market platform to Europe*
  • NORD Holding on the acquisition of a majority stake in the Heizkurier Group from Odewald KMU, on the acquisition of CONUTI, on the acquisition of EWERK Group, on the acquisition of HG Medical as well as on the sale of the WEMAS Group to Gimv and on the sale of Rhodius to Equistone*

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  • The Legal 500 EMEA/Germany, Recommended for Private Equity, 2018-2024
  • Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers™, Germany: Recommended as a leading lawyer for M&A, 2020-2024
  • JUVE Handbook of Commercial Law Firms, Recommended for Private Equity, 2018-2024


  • German Bar Association


University of Durham, LL.M.
Johann Wolfgang Goethe University Frankfurt
Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg