Gerd T. Becht advises companies and corporate groups on business law, reorganisation and financial restructuring as well as corporate organisation, focusing on corporate governance, compliance and board liability. He also supports clients in relation to the settlement of complex legal disputes under contract and cartel law and the structuring, implementation and settlement of M&A transactions. A further specialisation is advising investors on investments in companies.
During his many years as General Counsel and Board Member of leading companies and corporate groups in the banking and industrial sector, Mr Becht has managed large-scale projects, including restructuring and reorganising the international subsidiaries of the General Motors Group, restructuring and the subsequent sale of Chrysler Inc./Corp. out of DaimlerChrysler AG, settlement of major compliance proceedings for American and German investigative authorities against German corporate groups, as well as successfully conducting major cartel proceedings and supplier disputes for Deutsche Bahn AG.
Gerd Becht has been admitted as a lawyer in Frankfurt am Main since 1979 and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association and the Association of the Bar of the City of New York. He speaks German, English and French.
Tel. +49 (0) 69 971 223-0
60325 Frankfurt am Main