Maximilian Kuchernig is an associate in the Munich office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Kuchernig practices in the firm's Corporate Department and focuses on advising corporations and financial investors on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, and general corporate law.

He studied law in Munich and completed his legal training in the Corporate Department of Latham in Munich and Houston. He also gained further experience in the corporate departments of several other international law firms, as well as the Hong Kong office of Latham.

Mr. Kuchernig’s experience includes advising:

  • Ara Partners on the acquisition of Vacuumschmelze
  • DPE Deutsche Private Equity on €708 million DPE Continuation Fund I
  • Partners Group on the acquisition of a majority stake in Cloudflight
  • HANNOVER Finanz and Hans-Werner Mumm on the sale of their shares in ATEC

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Dr. iur., Philipps-Universität Marburg, 2023
    magna cum laude
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Munich, 2022
  • First German State Exam, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, 2018

Languages Spoken

  • German
  • English