Hans Stefan Korsch has been a partner with MKRG since its formation and specialises in all areas of commercial, company and corporate transformation law. In addition, as a Düsseldorf-based expert in employment law he has for many years dealt with all aspects of collective and individual employment legislation.

Hans Stefan Korsch also advises clients on all questions relating to the sale, acquisition and merger of companies, disputes under company law and issues of corporate succession. As a result he has for many years supported both, enterprises and entrepreneurs in special situations, focusing his entire advisory services on the individual aims and requirements of business organisations and their management bodies. Hans Stefan Korsch also takes a leading role in the planning and implementation of extensive (re)structuring operations in terms of company and employment law, often on an international scale, too. For example, the first transnational merger of various European companies into a German public limited company in accordance with Germany’s Company Transformation Act was accomplished under his guidance.

Hans Stefan Korsch has founded MKRG and is one of its managing partners. Prior to this he worked with other corporate law firms in a number of capacities, since 1985 as a partner.

Fields of operation

  • Advice on disputes under company law
  • Advice services relating to the sale, acquisition and merger of companies
  • Advice on and implementation of due-diligence examinations
  • Advice on the selection of the most suitable corporate form and drafting of contracts
  • Advice on the founding and liquidation of incorporated and unincorporated companies
  • Advice on restructuring/reorganisation operations in terms of employment and company law
  • Advice services relating to all issues of collective and individual employment law
  • Advice on and support for corporate succession
  • Advice on disputes under company law
  • Advice services relating to all issues of collective and individual employment law
  • Advice on and implementation of amalgamations in accordance with Germany’s Transformation Act

Legal fields

  • Employment law
  • Company law and M&A
  • Restructuring
  • Company transformation law


  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Italian


  • Düsseldorf Bar Association
  • Deutscher Anwaltverein (German Association of Lawyers)
  • International Bar Association
  • Vereinigung der Fachanwälte für Arbeitsrecht (Employment Law Association)

Commercial and company law (extract)

  • Advising a number of companies on the establishment, transformation and sale of enterprises
  • Support for corporate shareholders on disputes between shareholding partners, implementation of shareholders’ assemblies and assertion of shareholders’ rights
  • Drafting of company terms and conditions, sales contracts, contracts with suppliers and customers
  • Structuring and restructuring of enterprises and company groups, in particular with regard to tax implications

Employment law (extract)

  • Advice to multiple of domestic and international companies on the restructuring of companies and individual operations
  • Preparation and implementation of negotiations with works councils in connection with the drafting of works agreements and reaching agreement on the reconciliation of interests and social compensation plans
  • Comprehensive legal advice to management boards, managers and senior employees in connection with issues such as terminations, drafting of contracts and other matters

Hans Stefan Korsch

Lawyer, Partner

Corporate & Entrepreneurship

Phone: +49 (0) 211 8 82 92-9
Fax: +49 (0) 211 8 82 92-6

Trinkausstraße 7
40213 Düsseldorf


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