Daniel Dehghanian, LL.M. (Anglia Ruskin University)

Daniel Dehghanian, LL.M. (Anglia Ruskin University)


Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 211 13 68 0

Fax +49 211 13 68 100

LanguagesEnglish, German

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

"Outstanding service, very much focused on the needs of the client"

JUVE Handbook 2021/2022

Daniel Dehghanian has been advising clients on international M&A transactions and other strategic challenges for more than 15 years. Having executed deals on almost every continent for clients from all over the world, Daniel knows how to execute efficiently and successfully in complex and multi-faceted settings. Clients and team members highly value his pragmatism and ability to break complex issues down to the essentials.

Daniel has a strong track record in helping multinationals with their M&A transactions, reorganizations and other ventures, with a focus on the life sciences and technology space. His resume also includes numerous real estate transactions, comprising single asset deals, portfolio deals, forward deals and joint ventures across different asset classes. 

Daniel is also active in the venture capital space, advising founders, corporates, investors and family offices in the context of developing and growing emerging companies. He furthermore has vast experience in advising on joint venture transactions, public takeovers, post-acquisition restructurings and general corporate law matters.

Daniel is a member of our Global Life Sciences Transactions Team.

Awards and recognitions


Recommended lawyer for Corporate Law
JUVE Handbook


Recognized for Corporate Law
Best Lawyers™ in Germany


Recommended lawyer for Venture Capital
Legal 500 Germany


Recommended lawyer for Life Sciences and Healthcare
Legal 500 Germany

Education and admissions


LL.M., Anglia Ruskin University, 2006

Second State Exam in Law, Higher Regional Court of Cologne, 2004

First State Exam in Law, University of Cologne, 2001


German-American Lawyers Association (DAJV)

German Corporate Law Association (VGR)

Representative experience

AXA IM Alts on the sale of its majority stake in TechnoCampus Berlin to Caleus

IBM on the global separation and reorganization of Kyndryl Holdings, Inc., its managed infrastructure services business, prior to the spin-off of Kyndryl into a separate publicly traded company.

ESTEVE on its acquisition of Riemser, a German pharmaceutical company, from Ardian

Alibaba on its acquisition of Data Artisans (today: Ververica) from its founders and other investors as well its preceding Series B investment  

Honeywell on its acquisition of Transnorm, a warehouse automation solutions provider, from IK Investment Partners 

Daimler on a mobility joint venture with BMW combining their global mobility services

Westmont Hospitality Group on the assumption of the operator role of a German hotel portfolio and the establishment of a joint venture with the property owner Invesco Real Estate

Art-Invest on its acquisition of GHOTEL Group, the operator of the "GHOTEL hotel & living" hotels, from AURELIUS

LaSalle Investment Management on its acquisition of a logistics property in Großbeeren from DWS

Garbe on its acquisition of a portfolio of four logistics properties from Goodman 

Patron and Suprema on the sale of the "Eight Floors" project development in Berlin to Allianz Real Estate

Portigon on the sale of an office portfolio in Dusseldorf (including its headquarters, the Ministry of Interior of North Rhine-Westphalia and the headquarter of Erste Abwicklungsanstalt) to Blackstone

Fresenius Medical Care on various M&A transactions and other strategic projects

SOS Oxygène on its acquisition of NRI Medizintechnik

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