Dr. Rainer Traugott is a partner in the Munich office of Latham & Watkins and practices in the firm's Corporate Department. Mr. Traugott has more than 20 years of experience in M&A, private equity, corporate law, and corporate restructurings.
In JUVE 2018/2019 and The Legal 500 EMEA 2018 Mr.Traugott is listed as a leading name for M&A as well as a leading name for Private Equity. Handelsblatt Best Lawyers 2018 lists him among the best lawyers for Corporate Law, M&A, and Private Equity in Germany. He is ranked in Band 1 for Private Equity in Chambers Europe Germany 2016. Rainer Traugott is “focused” and “pragmatic,” and “gets to the point” (The Legal 500 EMEA 2016). In February 2017, Mr. Traugott was named by The American Lawyer among its Lateral All-Stars of 2016, which highlighted the most notable and intriguing moves by attorneys to new law firms during the past year.