The Cathay Associates network member in Frankfurt, Germany:
avocado rechtsanwälte

Established: 1998

Staff: 100

“One with the law is a majority.”

—  Calvin Coolidge

avocado rechtsanwälte is among the largest independent law firms in Germany. Its team of experienced lawyers provides advice to clients on all legal matters affecting their business needs, including Corporate / M&A, Tax, Real Estate, Labor, IP/IT and Litigation. It is also represented in Brussels, where avocado rechtsanwälte focuses on European and public commercial law.


The Legal 500. Deutschland:

Leading firm

The Legal 500. EMEA:

Leading firm 



  • Sale of all shares of Peiker Acustic GmbH & Co. KG to Valeo (M&A)
  • Advice to The Bank of New York Mellon, regarding post merger staff restructuring (Labor)
  • Advice to Trans World Corporation, regarding the purchase of several hotels in Germany by asset and share deals (Real Estate)
  • Advice to Sanofi Aventis, regarding their compliance with German and European data protection rules (IT / Data Protection)


Dr. Christian Berger

Managing Partner

Thomas Dick


Pey-Fen Fuh

LL.M counsel


We represent one of the large independent law firms in Germany. Since 1998, avocado rechtsanwälte has been providing the high-quality legal service to both German and international clients. Our client base includes Fortune 500 companies, international groups of companies, public authorities as well as medium-sized companies.


Our team of lawyers is highly respected and capable of providing our client with advice on all legal matters. All of our partners and associates are specialists in their practice area and many are from leading international firms.


Our key principle is to provide clients with the top quality service they would expect to receive from leading international law firms, combined with the personal attention, dedication and involvement typically provided by boutique firms. We are pragmatic and keep lines of communication short. We will think outside the box to find creative solutions to complex problems.


  • Corporate / M+A
  • Tax
  • Real Estate
  • Labor
  • IT/IP
  • Litigation
  • Antitrust
  • European and public commercial law



Nextower, Thurn-und-Taxis Platz 6,60313 Frankfurt am Main, Hessen, Germany

+49 69 913301 131