Jaschar Mirkhani is an associate in the Corporate Department of Latham & Watkins' Düsseldorf office.

Mr. Mirkhani advises German and international companies and financial investors on M&A and private equity transactions, restructurings, and general corporate law.

He works with clients from a wide range of industries and has particular experience in these sectors: 

  • Automotive
  • Energy & Infrastructure
  • Healthcare Services & Providers

Prior to joining the firm as an associate, Mr. Mirkhani worked as a law clerk in Latham’s Corporate Department in Düsseldorf and gained experience working as an academic assistant in the Düsseldorf office of another major international law firm. He also worked for the German Embassy in Seoul, South Korea as well as in the Corporate / Commercial Department of an international law firm in Bangkok, Thailand. Further, he has been involved in the Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot in Hong Kong and Vienna.

Mr. Mirkhani’s experience includes advising:

  • Antin Infrastructure Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in Blue Elephant Energy AG
  • Astorg on the acquisition of CordenPharma
  • BayWA AG on the €530 million minority investment of EIP in BayWa r.e. renewable energy AG
  • Consortium of Astorg Asset Management, Nordic Capital, Novo Holdings and their portfolio company eResearchTechnologies on its merger with Bioclinica, a technological and scientific leader in clinical imaging and portfolio company of Cinven
  • Deutsche Infrastruktur und Netzgesellschaft on the acquisition of Triopt-Group
  • EMZ Partners on
    • Its investment in Simon Hegele
    • The acquisition of a significant minority participation in celebrate company
  • First Sentier Investors on the sale of Ferngas Group to VKB
  • RWE, PreussenElektra, EnBW, and Vattenfall on the transfer of twelve interim storage facilities for radioactive waste to BGZ Gesellschaft für Zwischenlagerung mbH, a company for temporary storage facilities
  • RWE, E.ON, EnBW, and Vattenfall in connection with the carve-out of their decentralized interim storage facilities for medium and low radioactive nuclear waste and the subsequent transfer to the German Government
  • Swiss Life Asset Management AG and Gelsenwasser AG on the acquisition of Infrareal
  • Swiss Life Asset Management AG and Vauban Infrastructure Partners on the takeover offer for Aves One
  • TASKING on the acquisition of iSYSTEM 
  • Triton on the acquisition of Trench

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Düsseldorf, 2018
  • First German State Exam, Leibniz University Hannover, 2015

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English
  • Azeri
  • Spanish