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Henrik Armah is a shareholder and Co-Chair of the German Corporate group. He advises international and domestic clients on M&A transactions, joint ventures and corporate transformations. He specializes in cross border transactions (buy side and sell side). Henrik’s clients include industry players as well as private equity firms, venture capitalists and strategic investors. 

Henrik is an expert with significant experience and in-depth know-how in the technology, media, life sciences, telecoms and real estate sectors. Recent work highlights include the acquisition of the medtech company Acti-Med for PE fund Gilde Healthcare, the acquisition of software developer Meelogic Consulting GmbH for GlobalLogic and the acquisition of Praxair’s European industrial gases business for Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corporation.

Henrik has been actively representing clients in these sectors since 2007. He spent parts of his legal traineeship in New York and was on secondment in London.



  • Global transactions
  • Life sciences
  • Health care & Pharma
  • Digitization  
  • New & emerging technologies
  • Industrials


Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, Chambers Global, Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, 2024
  • Listed, Chambers Europe, Corporate/M&A: Mid-Market, 2024
  • Listed, The Legal 500 EMEA Guide, 2022-2024
    • Corporate, 2022-2024
    • M&A, 2023-2024
    • Transactions, 2023-2024
    • Venture Capital, 2023-2024
    • M&A: Mid-Sized Deals (SUB-€500M), 2022
  • Frequently recommended for M&A by JUVE since 2018
  • Listed, IFLR1000, "Notable Practitioner” for M&A, 2020-2023
  • Recommended for corporate law, media law, M&A law, PE law and VC law, Best Lawyers, 2019-2021
  • TOP Lawyer for Corporate Law 2019, Wirtschaftswoche/Handelsblatt Research Institute
  • “very calm, very knowledgeable, commercially smart lawyer‘”, The Legal 500, 2021
  • “very prudent”, "very responsive", and “always remains calm, even in demanding situations”, The Legal 500, 2018-2019
  • "very pleasant" (competitor), JUVE 2019
  • Recommended for M&A by Handelsblatt in Germany 2018/2019
  • "M&A specialist", JUVE online


  • Ph.D., Universität Potsdam /Germany, 2007
  • Second Legal State Exam, Berlin/Germany, 2006
  • First Legal State Exam, Berlin/Germany, 2002 (Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg)
  • Germany
  • English
  • German