Jonas Schuck

Dr Jonas Schuck


Jonas advises private equity investors as well as international and domestic companies on a wide range of M&A transactions, with a particular focus on private equity, private and public M&A, joint ventures, leveraged buy-outs and reorganisations.

He also advises clients on all areas of general corporate law as well as corporate compliance.
Jonas studied law in Germany and South Africa with a focus on corporate law. During his legal traineeship in Frankfurt, Berlin and Toronto, he worked for various leading law firms in the areas of corporate law, M&A and venture capital. He received a doctorate in corporate law from the University of Freiburg with a special focus on corporate governance and cybersecurity.


Pro bono

Founding member of Alstersterne Hamburg e.V.

Published Work

  • Die Einrichtung von Corporate Governance-Systemen nach dem FISG“ (together with Dr. Jan-Benedikt Fischer), NZG 2021, 534



Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, Germany, 2021


Second German Law Degree, Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt, Germany, 2020 

Master of Arts in Business for Legal Professionals (M.A.), EBS Business School, Germany, 2017 

First German Law Degree, EBS Law School, Germany, 2017 

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.), EBS Law School, Germany, 2016 

Dr. iur., University of Freiburg, 2024

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.