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Private Equity Partner Dr. Jan Schinköth Joins Sidley in Munich

Munich – Sidley Austin LLP is pleased to announce that Dr. Jan Schinköth has joined the firm as a partner in its Private Equity practice. Previously, Dr. Schinköth was a partner with DLA Piper. His extensive experience advising private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies on the German law aspects of multijurisdictional transactions further strengthens our steadily growing offering for private equity clients.

“Jan is an excellent addition to our accomplished team of private equity lawyers in Europe, the U.S. and Asia, and we welcome him to the firm,” said Erik Dahl, co-leader of Sidley’s global Private Equity practice. “His in-depth knowledge of German law will allow him to step in and immediately add value as we continue to expand our private equity offering globally.”

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