Mergers and Acquisitions

42law stands as an authority in mergers and acquisitions, known for its expertise in complex Austrian and cross-border transactions.

We have been leaders in venture capital since 2009.

Our team supports its clients in their pivotal moments, offering guidance across an array of corporate undertakings, from mergers and acquisitions to joint ventures and beyond.

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    A benchmark in startup financings and M&A transactions.
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    Oversaw more than 400 deals since 2012.
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    Broad expertise in mergers, spin-offs, joint ventures, and cross-border deals.
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    Definitive counsel in exits for startups of all shapes and sizes.
Interested? Meet our team!
We’re not an army, we’re a squad …

Go, efficiency! Meet our small and highly effective team!

Setting you up for success

Our job is to lay the basis for successful entreneurship.

Answers come first

We get paid for clear, actionable advice, not for writing 20 page-memos.

Understand the deal
Strong business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking are the basis of our work.
Know the law
We’ve been university lecturers on corporate law for more than 10 years.  ’nuff said.
Fixed Price
Fixed fees

Lawyers who know what they’re doing can quote a fixed price.  We certainly can.

We really do walk the walk.

Here are a few things we consider best practice when working on deals.

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    Working 100% paperless from drafting the term sheet to circulating the closing set.
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    Going beyond boilerplate language at the term sheet-level and really dealing with crucial items early on
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    Taking ownership of the cap table, because this is where we create value in structuring the deal
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    Controlling the drafts – you will have such a better experience, if we do the drafting.  Trust us!
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    Avoiding 4 hour-long, open-ended conferences with opposing counsel, in favor of agenda-based calls
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    Helping with messaging, even on commercial terms, to facilitate a smooth and constructive conversation

Business moves fast. We do, too.

Drop us a note and get a quote or a callback in no time at all.