Practice group


We are one of the market leaders in Germany when it comes to structuring private equity and venture capital funds with a strong legal foundation. Corporate clients also rely on our expertise concerning all legal and tax aspects of advice on their own venture capital funds. We are pioneers in advising collective investment vehicles in connection with Blockchain technologies and so-called crypto tokens.

In recent years, SMP lawyers have been involved in structuring more than 40 private equity, venture capital, corporate venture capital, growth and fund of funds with capital commitments of more than 10 billion euros. Our client base includes investors in private funds such as banks, pension funds and corporations, as well as family offices and private individuals.

German and international investors and initiators alike rely on our expertise. As experts in international tax law, we understand the correlations with German fiscal regulations and also support clients with globally managed assets.