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Dr. Matthias Schwara


Specialists area

Corporate law, M&A, international business law, energy and infrastructure


Matthias Schwara advises on corporate law issues, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures as well as on issues of international commercial law and compliance.

In the field of the development of energy projects he advises in a comprehensive manner also on acquisitions of companies and project rights, power purchase agreements, project finance, plant engineering and construction. In doing so, Matthias Schwara also conducts the overall structuring of processes and supports negotiations. He can rely on his comprehensive international experience and frequently collaborates with foreign law firms.

Matthias Schwara studied at the universities of Freiburg im Breisgau, Speyer and Berlin and completed his legal clerkship at the Düsseldorf Higher Regional Court. After his doctorate at the University of Freiburg im Breisgau he joined a leading international law firm in Frankfurt am Main Afterwards he worked in a major energy company in the Ruhr district for many years in various functions such as legal advisor and most recently as CFO on an international scale. Prior to joining SNP, Matthias Schwara provided his consulting support for various large-scale projects and company acquisitions.


Attorney 2000


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