Tax, Funds, Transactions, Corporate & Litigation.
A law firm of the next generation. The finest minds.
A strong team. Excellent results.

A Law Firm with an Entrepreneurial Spirit

The expertise of a major corporate law firm meets the spirit of young entrepreneurs. Top-class advisors work together closely at SMP to help their clients achieve maximum commercial success.

Funds Crisis Newsroom

Q&A for Fund Managers

Crisis Newsroom (in German)

Tax & Legal Updates

Explore the SMP Tools

Take a Seat Raise Your Fund

SMP advises Project A on the acquisition of Uber Freight Europe by sennder Press

SMP advised the VC investor Project A on the acquisition of Uber Freight Europe by its portfolio company sennder. The acquisition of Uber Freight Europe is expected to foster sennder's position as the leading digital freight forwarder in Europe and will support both companies in the establishment of a strong market position in the US, Canada and Europe.

Ansgar Frank Dr. Ansgar Frank September 24, 2020
SMP advises robotics company Magazino on Series B financing round and venture debt financing Press

SMP advised the Munich-based robotics company Magazino on its latest financing round. The Series B was led by Jungheinrich AG, existing investors also invested. In addition, the European Investment Bank (EIB) provided the start-up company specialized in robotic software with venture-debt financing.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich September 24, 2020
SMP advises 3YOURMIND on another financing round Press

SMP advised the Berlin-based software company 3YOURMIND on its latest round of financing. The Series A+ is led by EnBW New Ventures (ENV), the venture capital subsidiary of EnBW, one of the largest European energy and infrastructure operators.

Ansgar Frank Dr. Ansgar Frank September 22, 2020
SMP advises 42CAP on investment in emporix Press

SMP advised the Munich-based early-stage investor 42CAP on its investment in the Swiss e-commerce software company emporix. Lead investor 42CAP, together with hybris founder Carsten Thoma, invested in the start-up, which offers cloud-based and agile e-commerce software.

Frederik Gärtner Dr. Frederik Gärtner September 15, 2020
SMP advises APEX Ventures on investments in Phantasma Labs and DeepSpin Press

SMP advised early stage investor APEX Ventures on two financing rounds. In Q2 2020, a team led by SMP partner Martin Schaper advised APEX Digital Health on its investment in the Berlin-based MedTech startup DeepSpin. Recently, SMP also advised APEX Ventures on the seed financing round of the Berlin-based startup Phantasma Labs.

Dr. Martin Schaper September 09, 2020
SMP advises German-Austrian FinTech on its latest financing round Press

SMP has advised the Berlin Fintech on its latest financing round. Leadinvestor was Calm/Storm Ventures, a new fund initiated by Lucas Polagnoli and Michael Ströck. In addition to Calm/Storm Ventures, business angels and existing investors invested in the Fintech company specialized on real estate lending.

Dr. Benjamin Ullrich September 08, 2020

Our Core Disciplines

Simplify complex legal issues. Our specialist know how to do that. The founding partners at SMP all come from leading law firms and, together, boast more than 125 years of experience in our core disciplines.


For us, teamwork means mutual respect and being fair and open with each other. And we don't need any hierarchies to do it.