Moritz Heuser

Moritz Heuser


University of Bonn (Diploma in Economics, 2007)
University of Bonn (First State Exam, 2008)
Higher Regional Court of Cologne (Second State Exam, 2012)
University of Bonn (Dr. iur., 2012)

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Moritz Heuser is counsel at Morrison & Foerster’s German office in Berlin and a member of our Corporate Department. His practice focuses on cross-border and domestic M&A transactions, Emerging Companies and Venture Capital (ECVC) investments and general corporate matters.

Mr. Heuser studied law and economics at the universities of Bonn and Milan. Before joining Morrison & Foerster in 2013, he served as an associate with a major international law firm in Berlin.

Mr. Heuser has published in the field of German stock corporation law and securities law.

Representative Matters

  • Advised U.S. online dating provider Spark Networks, Inc. in its cross-border stock-for-stock merger with German Spark Networks SE (Affinitas GmbH).
  • Advised Phenomen Ventures in the sale of its shares in HelloFresh SE, a Berlin-based food delivery provider.
  • Advised Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance (Tokyo) in its investment in a Series-C funding round of simplesurance, a Berlin-based insurtech firm.
  • Advised Full Hill Enterprises Limited (Hong Kong) in its acquisition of BVV Bahntechnik GmbH, a manufacturer of wheels for high-speed trains.
  • Advised satellite-imaging start-up Planet Labs Inc. in the acquisition of BlackBridge Group.
  • Advised Yahoo! in the acquisition of a Berlin-based media tech company.
  • Advised Fujitsu Semiconductor in the spin-off of its European semiconductor business unit (SoC) and the set-up of Socionext, a joint venture with Panasonic.
  • Advised CCS Inc. (Japan) in its acquisition of EFFILUX SAS (France).
  • Advised Wild Bunch AG (Berlin) in multiple restructuring transactions (recapitalizations, debt-equity swaps) and in the stock-for-stock acquisition of Wild Bunch S.A. (Paris).
  • Advised DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG (Berlin) in a bond issuance.
  • Advised DEAG Deutsche Entertainment AG (Berlin) in the formation of a Joint Venture (MyTicket AG) with Axel Springer und ProSiebenSat.1.

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