International law firm Clifford Chance combines the highest global standards with local expertise.  Leading lawyers from different backgrounds and nationalities come together as one firm, offering unrivalled depth of legal resources across the key markets of Africa, the Americas, Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Middle East.  The firm focuses on the core areas of commercial activity: capital markets; corporate and M&A; finance and banking; litigation and dispute resolution; real estate; and tax, pensions and employment.  Through a strong understanding of clients’ cultures and objectives, Clifford Chance draws on the full breadth of its legal skills to provide results-driven, commercial advice.  In Germany, more than 350 legal professionals, tax consultants and auditors, located in Frankfurt, Düsseldorf and Munich, advise in all areas of business law.  Alongside legal expertise, we provide detailed industry expertise.  Experienced teams of specialists work for all relevant industries, know the market and understand local and regional requirements.  We have comprehensive knowledge of all European jurisdictions and maintain contact with other experts, government authorities and agencies.