In-house counsels select DSC Legal as “hidden champion

Published 10 March 2015

According to a recent survey among German in-house counsels that was conducted for the study “kanzleimonitor.de” 2014/2015, DSC Legal belongs to the most frequently recommended law firms. In Eastern Germany, DSC Legal took the 1st place regarding real estate and construction law and ranked 2nd in corporate finance, based on the ratio of recommendations to the number of employed lawyers. In the overall ranking for Berlin, our law firm is ranked within the Top 10.

Between January and May 2014, the Federal German Association of In-house Counsels (Bundesverband der Unternehmensjuristen, the “BUJ”) conducted a survey among in-house counsels for the 2nd edition of the major study “kanzleimonitor.de”. The survey was conducted among in-house counsels of 578 German companies of all sizes and industries.


Real estate law and construction law – DSC Legal no. 1 in Eastern Germany and among Top 20 in Germany
Within the field of real estate and construction law, DSC Legal was ranked number 1 in Eastern Germany (i.e. Berlin and 5 new federal states) and took the 20th place in the nationwide overall ranking. DSC Legal was also acknowledged as the outright growth champion within the real estate sector („ganz klarer Wachstumschampion“).

Corporate finance – DSC Legal no. 2 in Eastern Germany
With regard to legal advice on financing, DSC Legal managed to be ranked 2nd in Eastern Germany and was named “hidden champion”.

Corporate law – DSC Legal named “hidden champion”
In the field of corporate law, we have specialized in due not least to our strong notarial practice, our firm was selected into the circle of “hidden champions”.

Contract law and M&A – DSC Legal repeatedly recommended
DSC Legal was also repeatedly recommended within the very important practice areas of contract law and mergers & acquisitions.