List recognizes “the most influential lawyers working in the private equity industry today.”
Thomas Forschbach is a partner in Latham & Watkins' London and Paris offices. He has advised international clients on mergers and acquisitions and private equity for over 25 years and is one of Europe’s most experienced and renowned lawyers in his field.
Triple-qualified in French, English, and German law, Mr. Forschbach is active on both French and cross-border leveraged buyout (LBO) transactions across a broad spectrum of industry sectors.
Named to the Hall of Fame in The Legal 500 EMEA 2022
Mr. Forschbach is recognized as a Leading Individual. Chambers Europe 2022
Recognized as a Leading Individual. The Legal 500 EMEA 2020
Clients enthuse: "Mr. Forschbach is very commercial, pragmatic yet technical and with a huge amount of experience." Chambers Europe 2020
Nominated in the Hall of Fame and recognized as a Leading Individual. The Legal 500 EMEA 2019
Clients describe Mr. Forschbach as “Excellent.” Chambers Europe 2019
Recognized for his work in Private Equity: Transactions by The Legal 500 2018
Lawyer of the Year Best Lawyers 2018
“A leader” in the French private equity market. Qualified in France, Germany and the UK, he boasts extensive experience advising institutional investors and private equity clients on high-profile transactions. Chambers Europe 2018