Oliver Köster is Partner at the offices of BEITEN BURKHARDT in Hamburg and Berlin and member of the practice group Corporate / M&A. His area of activity comprises Corporate, M&A and Restructuring, with a focus on the automotive industry. He advises his national and international clients on issues relating to the formation and structuring of shareholder and joint ventures, the acquisition and sale of businesses and on the restructuring of individual companies and corporate groups.
Oliver Köster studied law at the University of Cologne and at Albert Ludwigs University in Freiburg. He did postgraduate studies at Queen Mary College, University of London, and was admitted to the German Bar in 2003. After working with several international law firms, Oliver Köster joined BEITEN BURKHARDT as a Partner in 2015.
- Arbeitsgemeinschaft Insolvenzrecht und Sanierung im Deutschen Anwaltsverein (workgroup for insolvency law and corporate rescue at the German Bar Association)
- Wissenschaftliche Vereinigung für Unternehmens- und Gesellschaftsrecht (VGR) e.V. (an association for business and corporate law)
Publications / Lectures
Various publications in professional journals and general business publications
Design and organisation of a series of brief lectures on new developments in insolvency law at a Client Breakfast meeting
BEITEN BURKHARDT Advises SHS Gesellschaft für Beteiligungsmanagement on Sale of All Shares in AMW GmbH
BEITEN BURKHARDT to Open New Office in Hamburg - Dr Thomas Lambrich From Prinz, Neidhardt, Engelschall to Join
BEITEN BURKHARDT Advises Wilhelm Altendorf GmbH & Co. KG on Sale of Major Participation in the Company to Avedon Capital Partners B.V.
BEITEN BURKHARDT Has Advised Tianjin Keyvia Electric on the Acquisition of Two German Railway Undertakings