Patrick Schölles

Associate, Frankfurt



Patrick is an associate in the M&A/Corporate Group at the Firm's Frankfurt office. 

He advises companies as well as financial investors on international M&A transactions and on all aspects of corporate law, with a focus on the law of stock corporations.

Prior to joining White & Case as an Associate, Patrick worked for the Indo-German Chamber of Commerce in Mumbai during his legal clerkship. He also worked at the Firm's Frankfurt Office and for other major international law firms in Frankfurt and Lisbon as a research assistant and trainee lawyer.

Bars and Courts
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Koblenz
Magister Iuris
University of Glasgow
First State Exam
University of Mainz


Tradegate Exchange, 2019
Advised Tradegate Exchange GmbH and its shareholders, Deutsche Börse AG and Tradegate AG Wertpapierhandelsbank, on the acquisition of Börse Berlin AG.

Easyfairs, 2019
Advised Easyfairs, a Belgium-based international events and venues manager for various industries and sectors, in the acquisition of 100% of the shares in Clarion Events Deutschland GmbH, a leading organizer of industrial trade shows in the mechanical engineering industry in Germany.


Co-author, "Cross-border "transformation" of a French SARL into a German GmbH, Note to KG Berlin, Resolution of 21.3.2016 - 22 W 64/15 (Grenzüberschreitender "Hereinformwechsel" einer französischen SARL in eine deutsche GmbH, Anmerkung zu KG Berlin, Beschl. v. 21.3.2016 - 22 W 64/15)”, WuB 2017, P. 86