Dr. Philipp Grzimek focuses on mergers and acquisitions, particularly as it relates to real estate, energy, and health care transactions. He has done extensive work for private equity clients. He also regularly advises on general corporate law, in particular regarding joint venture agreements, corporate restructurings, and current developments in European corporate law (European Public Limited Company and cross-border mergers).Philipp has advised clients such as Deutsche Beteiligungs AG, DJO Global, FBH Frankfurter Beteiligungsberatung, Merck KGaA, Publicis Groupe S.A., and Total S.A. on a number of transactions. Prior to joining Jones Day, Philipp advised Merck KGaA on various transactions, including the sale of a business unit to BASF SE, and FBH Frankfurter Beteiligungsberatung on the acquisition of Technical Plastic Systems GmbH from Gerresheimer Group. He also advised financial sponsors such as HgCapital, Terra Firma, and Permira, and corporate clients such as ING Real Estate, Storch-Ciret Group, and Hanwha Solar.