Partner at CMS | GermanyGerd Leutner’s co-initiated the electromobility and smart mobility task force of CMS Germany, where he is a Partner and coordinates the German-French operations. His expertise lies in smart mobility, electromobility, transport, logistics, and the rail sector, but Gerd also has long-established experience of advising major business cooperations, including public-private partnerships. This advice – which he extends to German and international companies – is on how to structure their business activities with a focus on mergers & acquisitions, restructuring groups of companies, change of legal form, and domestic and cross-border mergers. His practice includes corporate and contract law for mobility-sector-specific contracts. He regularly publishes articles on corporate law and speaks on German corporate law and M&A topics. Gerd also represents CMS in the rail and digitalisation steering committees of Deutsches Verkehrsforum (the German Transport Forum).