Michael specialises in international transactions, in particular cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and complex commercial agreements.

Michael advises across a wide range of industry sectors and has particular expertise working with aviation and e-commerce/new media companies. He also specialises in private wealth transactions for family offices and high-net-worth individuals.

Bilingual in English and German, Michael often works with German and German-speaking clients. He is also fluent in French and reads Spanish and Italian.

Michael also advises on the corporate aspects of large commercial and shareholder disputes.

  • Michael Holter has a very high reputation; one client said “His response time is unbeatable, his business acumen and industry knowledge are excellent, he is a very good team player and always a great pleasure to work with.

    The Legal 500 UK

  • Clients praised “unusually well-managed projects, combination of quality and cost, and the ability to meet tight deadlines on complex matters".

    The Legal 500 UK

  • Clients can take faith in the fact that the “responsive, pragmatic and extremely business-oriented” Michael Holter will “always try his hardest to get the best possible solution.

    Chambers UK