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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Aylin Meric

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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 corporate law-related implications of commercial activities of registered associations. While working on his doctoral studies, he inter alia worked as a research associate in the group legal department of IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG and at renowned international law firms. Martin Rücker has published a number of articles on corporation law, the law of foundations and associations and on M&A. As well as his native German, Martin Rücker is fluent in English.

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

 

EXPERIENCE AND MATTERS

Martin Rücker's professional experience includes the following matters:

  • Daimler AG: Advice in the restructuring of Daimler Group
  • Advice and representation before courts for Bank für Sozialwirtschaft AG
  • International post M&A-dispute under DIS-rules
  • Bidder on voluntary public takeover offer relating to AIXTRON SE
  • Owners of Eucon GmbH on co-investment by HgCapital, London
  • ZF Friedrichshafen AG on sale of its 50% stake in ZF Lenksysteme GmbH
  • Financial investor regarding Investment-Agreement
  • Member of BOM of German foundation in relation to duties and responsibilities
  • Member of SB of German listed stock corporation in relation to special audit pursuant to stock corporation law
  • Strategic investor in relation to bidding process for food company
  • IVG Immobilien AG in relation to sale of caverns to special fund structured by IVG Institutional Funds GmbH (Cavern Fund II)
  • Ongoing legal advice to IVG Immobilien AG in relation to
    Cavern Funds I and II
  • Managing director of charitable limited liability company on liability issues
  • ETRIS Bank GmbH in relation to financing of Praktiker/Max Bahr
  • Automotive supplier in relation to negotiation of EUR 55 m syndicated
    loan facility

PUBLICATIONS

  • 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
  • Rücker/Schulenburg, Transparenzregister – Aufsichtsbehörde nimmt Stellung zu Zweifelsfragen bei der Anwendung der neuen Meldepflichten, neues-stiften.de, Dezember 2017
  • Michel/Rücker, Anwaltliche Begleitung von M&A-Transaktionen im Mittelstand,
    KSzW 2016, 14-23
  • 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
  • Markgraf/Rücker, Bedeutung und rechtliche Einordnung von Compliance-Klauseln im operativen Geschäft, Compliance-Berater 2014, 467-473
  • Markgraf/Rücker, Bedeutung und rechtliche Einordnung von Compliance-Klauseln im operativen Geschäft, Compliance-Berater 2014, 467-473
  • Glade/Rücker, BGH konkretisiert Organhaftung bei Derivategeschäften, PLATOW Recht 2013, 7
  • 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