Dr Matthias Bruse is one of the founding partners of P+P Pöllath + Partners. He has practised corporate law since 1984, as a partner in a leading German law firm (1990-1997), including many years with his present P+P partners.
His practice concentrates on legal advice on mergers and acquisitions, corporate law, estate planning and arbitration, with a special focus on private equity investments and family businesses. He is consistently ranked among the leading lawyers for his M&A, private equity and private clients expertise.
He has authored many articles and chaired various conferences. He is a lecturer at the Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Münster and co-founder of the Munich M&A Forum.
He graduated from Munich Law School in 1980, obtained a Dr juris degree from Bonn Law School in 1985 and a Master of Law (LLM) degree from the University of Miami in 1988.