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We work with Telecoms organisations in all stages of growth, from early-stage start-ups to global operators.

Hot Topics

Mit uns sind Sie entscheidenden Marktveränderungen immer einen Schritt voraus. Tauschen Sie sich mit uns zu aktuellen Themen und Entwicklungen aus. Eine Auswahl finden Sie hier:

  • Auswirkungen des Aufsichtsrechts auf die Digitalisierung der Finanz- bzw. Versicherungsindustrie
  • MiFID II
  • Neues aus dem Bereich der Zahlungsdienste (Payment Innovation/PSD 2)
  • EU Risk Reduction Package (u. a. CRR2/CRDV) und dessen bevorstehende Implementierung und Auswirkungen
  • Neue Regeln für Wertpapierfirmen (IFD/IFR)
  • Aktuelle Produktinterventionen

We provide the legal assurance so that our clients can be confident in the commercial decisions they take

Our experience includes advising:


Vodafone on the structuring and regulatory clearance of many of its most transformational projects over the last 30 years, including the acquisition of Mannesmann and Cable & Wireless, its towers joint venture with Essar and Idea Cellular in India and its global outsourcing of application development and maintenance to IBM and HP


Zain on the commercial and regulatory aspects of the restructuring and sale of its mobile and fixed line telecoms business across 14 African countries to Bharti Airtel and subsequent infrastructure sharing transactions in the Middle East


MTN on various pan African propositions, such as its participation in a subsea cable project managed by a Facebook-led consortium and its roll-out of Android devices to its African markets


Arqiva on the sale of its telecoms division to Cellnex Telecom S.A. for £2 billion and the drafting and negotiation of the associated infrastructure sharing and development agreements


On the IPOs of Helios Towers, Bharti Airtel Africa and Reliance Jio

Altice Portugal

The consortium on the acquisition of a 75% stake in the Altice’s Portuguese towers and fibre business, and its subsequent sale to Cellnex


Sumitomo on its collaboration with KDDI to develop a new mobile network in Myanmar
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