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Jens is the rare corporate lawyer who genuinely understands the mindset of the entrepreneurs and impact investors who are co-creating a more just, sustainable and regenerative economic system. He is my go-to collaborator on cross-border projects with such clients in the EU, especially in Germany and Italy

John Montgomery, Lawyer, Author and Co-Founding Director Conscious Leadership Guild

Jens Magers is an outstanding legal resource for impact investors, public benefit corporations, and in fact every corporation that seeks to transform its Corporate Governance in order to implement the UN SDGs within Planetary Boundaries. Mr. Magers has proven to us time and again that he knows the business, has a vast and remarkable expertise in this field, and is therefore in a great position to provide first class legal advice.

Dr. Mariana Bozesan, Club of Rome, International Full Member and AQAL Capital GmbH, Founder & MD

Jens Magers

Avvocato Stabilito (Milan), Head of Italian Desk

Jens Magers specializes in corporate law, is the founder of the Sustainable Investment and Finance team and heads the Italian Desk. His main areas of expertise are M&A, private equity and venture capital transactions with a focus on impact investing. He has particular expertise in both national and cross-border transactions, co-operations and joint ventures with an industry focus on renewable energies, life sciences, information technologies, infrastructure-construction, real estate and fashion. He advises members of management and supervisory boards of listed and unlisted companies on corporate law and sustainability-related issues, such as corporate governance matters. Jens Magers publishes regularly in Italy with the publisher Giuffrè Lefebvre Verlag on German corporate law, in Germany on Italian insolvency and corporate law, and on ESG issues in stock corporation and corporate law. He is a lecturer in the Corporate Sustainable Finance post-graduate program at the EBS Executive School of the EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht gGmbH.

Practice areas
  • Corporate law
  • Impact Investing
  • Private equity & venture capital transactions
  • M&A
  • Commercial law
  • Litigation
Vita
  • 1996 - 1999 Commercial training in Munich
  • 1999 - 2004 Law studies in Munich and Padua
  • 2004 – 2006 Legal clerkship in Munich
  • 2007 Admitted to the German bar/Munich Bar Association
  • 2009 Admitted to the Milan Bar Association as Avvocato Stabilito
  • 2007 – 2014 Lawyer at Nachmann Rechtsanwalts GmbH, Munich
  • Since 2014: Lawyer at RITTERSHAUS, Munich
  • 2015 - 2017: Core Energetics®/Core Value® Coaching intensive course
Other activities and memberships
  • Lecturer in the compact study programme Corporate Sustainable Finance at the EBS Executive School of EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht gGmbH
  • Chairman Arbitrator at the Arbitration Chamber of the Milan Tax Consultants Foundation (Camera Arbitrale della Fondazione dei Dottori Commercialisti di Milano)
  • Member of the Benefit Company Bar Association
  • Member of the Board of the German Section of the European Court of Arbitration, Strasbourg
  • Member of the deutsch-italienische Juristenvereinigung (German-Italian Lawyers’ Association)
  • Member of the German Bar Association in Italy
  • Core Energetics®/Core Value® Coach Certificate, Dr. med. Katja Held
Publications
  • „Diritto tedesco: applicazione analogica dell‘indennità di fine rapporto a norma di HGB al concessionario di vendita” in IlSocietario, Fokus vom 26. Oktober 2020, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre, Mailand
  • Beck Online Kommentar InsO – Länderbericht Italien, 22. Edition, C.H. Beck Verlag
  • „Il Coronavirus nel diritto tedesco: obblighi degli amministratori di una GmbH e sospensione temporaneo delle insolvenze” in IlSocietario, Fokus vom 28. Mai 2020, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre, Mailand
  • „La società silente del diritto societario tedesco” in IlSocietario.it, Fokus vom 09. März 2020, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre, Mailand
  • „Sustainable Investment Law – How to Legally Implement Sustainable Standards” in “The Future of the UN Sustainable Development Goals – Business Perspectives for Global Development in 2030” – CSR, Sustainability, Ethics & Governance, 2019, Verlag Springer Nature
  • „Alcuni temi nel settore del diritto societario internazionale” in ilsocietario.it, Fokus vom 31. Oktober 2018, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre
  • „Diritto societario internazionale: l’attuazione della IV Direttiva Antiriciclaggio in Germania” in ilsocietario.it, Fokus vom 13. März 2019, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre
  • „Aumento di capitale con successivo conferimento di un’impresa commerciale nelle società di capitali tedesche” in ilsocietario.it, Fokus vom 02. Juli 2019, Verlag Giuffrè Francis Lefebvre

     
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Contact:

Jens is the rare corporate lawyer who genuinely understands the mindset of the entrepreneurs and impact investors who are co-creating a more just, sustainable and regenerative economic system. He is my go-to collaborator on cross-border projects with such clients in the EU, especially in Germany and Italy

John Montgomery, Lawyer, Author and Co-Founding Director Conscious Leadership Guild

Jens Magers is an outstanding legal resource for impact investors, public benefit corporations, and in fact every corporation that seeks to transform its Corporate Governance in order to implement the UN SDGs within Planetary Boundaries. Mr. Magers has proven to us time and again that he knows the business, has a vast and remarkable expertise in this field, and is therefore in a great position to provide first class legal advice.