Dr Martin Rücker

Managing Counsel | Corporate | Lawyer since 2010

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Phone: +49 211 20052-250
Fax: +49 211 20052-100
Email: m.ruecker@glademichelwirtz.com

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Short Profile

Martin Rücker is a managing counsel at GLADE MICHEL WIRTZ in the corporate practice. He advises and represents companies, shareholders, investors and corporate bodies in corporate and commercial law issues. The main focuses are stock corporation law, the law of limited liability companies, corporate governance and compliance issues, M&A-transactions as well as litigation. Martin Rücker also advises on foundation law.

Martin Rücker studied law at the University of Osnabrück and Péter Pázmány University of Budapest. In 2011, Martin Rücker was awarded a doctorate in law (Dr. jur) by the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn with a thesis on the legal implications of commercial activities of registered associations. While working on his doctoral studies, he worked as a research associate in the group legal department of IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG and lateron as an in-house legal counsel to NRW.BANK. Martin Rücker has published a number of articles on corporation law, the law of foundations and associations, M&A and general civil law. As well as his native German, Martin Rücker is also fluent in English.

Martin Rücker spends his private time with his family and friends and engages in sports. Martin Rücker is married and father of two children.

 

EXPERIENCE AND MATTERS

His professional experience includes the following matters:

  • International post M&A-dispute governed by DIS-arbitration rules
  • Bidder on voluntary public takeover offer of AIXTRON SE
  • Owners of Eucon GmbH on a co-investment by HgCapital, London
  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG on the sale of 50% stake in ZF Lenksysteme GmbH
  • Financial investor re Investment-Agreement
  • Member of BOM of a German foundation in relation to duties and responsibilities
  • Member of SB of a German listed stock corporation in relation to special audit pursuant to stock corporation law
  • Strategic investor in relation to bidding process for a food company
  • IVG Immobilien AG in relation to sale of caverns to a special fund structured by IVG Institutional Funds (Cavern Fonds II)
  • Ongoing legal advice to IVG Immobilien AG in relation to Cavern Fund I and II
  • Managing director of a caritable limited liability company on liability issues
  • ETRIS Bank GmbH in relation to intended restructuring of Praktiker AG
  • Automotive supplier in relation to EUR 55 m syndicated loan facility
  • Members of BOM of a German listed stock corporation on renewal of their appointment and revision of service agreements

Veröffentlichungen

  • Rücker, Die Vereinsklassenabgrenzung - Eine Standortbestimmung unter Berücksichtigung der Pfadabhängigkeit des (Gesellschafts-)Rechts, Bonner Schriften zum Steuer-, Finanz- und Unternehmensrecht, Band 18, 2012, LIT-Verlag, ISBN 978-3-643-11541-6
  • Rücker, Unter welchen Voraussetzungen haben Destinatäre einer rechtsfähigen Familienstiftung einen Anspruch gegen die Stiftung auf Leistungen?, ZEV 2018, 451-455
  • Michel/Rücker, Anwaltliche Begleitung von M&A-Transaktionen im Mittelstand, KSzW 2016, 14-23
  • Markgraf/Rücker, Bedeutung und rechtliche Einordnung von Compliance-Klauseln im operativen Geschäft, Compliance-Berater 2014, 467-473
  • Rücker, Infrastruktur-Sondervermögen – investmentgesetzlicher Rechtsrahmen und Bedeutung für die Finanzierung von ÖPP, ZfIR 2008, 790-793
  • Gas/Rücker, Die Finanzierung von Public Private Partnerships unter dem Blickwinkel des EG-Beihilferechts, DÖV 2004, 56-65
  • Rücker/Schulenburg, Transparenzregister – Aufsichtsbehörde nimmt Stellung zu Zweifelsfragen bei der Anwendung der neuen Meldepflichten, neues-stiften.de, Dezember 2017
  • Rücker, Sorgfaltspflichten von Vorständen bei der Vermögensanlage, neues-stiften.de, Januar 2016
  • Markgraf/Rücker, Stiftungen – Neue Akteure im M&A-Markt, BUJ-Sonderedition Corporate M&A 2015, 28-29
  • Glade/Rücker, BGH konkretisiert Organhaftung bei Derivategeschäften, PLATOW Recht 2013, 7