Frank Becker

(Atsumi Sakai Janssen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH, Frankfurt)

Frank Becker has more than 15 years of professional experience with renowned UK and US law firms. He has advised on major transactions in Private Equity, Corporate Restructurings and cross border Mergers & Acquisitions including between Europe and Japan. Frank Becker joined our firm in August 2015 and is now Managing Partner of Atsumi Sakai Janssen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. (Not registered in Japan, admitted in Germany). He speaks German, Japanese, English, Spanish and French.
Email: Frank Becker
Tel. +49-69-7474-5051

Admitted Germany (2000)
* Not Registered as a Foreign Lawyer
Bar Association Frankfurt am Main Bar Association
Education Tohoku University (LL.B., 1993-1994)
Law School of Saarbrucken University in Germany (1998)
Distance University of Hagen, Japanese Law (1997-1998)
Background Clifford Chance (Frankfurt am Main, Germany), Associate(2000-2005)
Kirkland & Ellis International LLP (Munich, Germany), Partner(2005-2012)
Deloitte Legal (Frankfurt am Main, Germany), Partner(2013-2015)
Atsumi Sakai Janssen Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (Frankfurt am Main, Germany), Managing Partner(August 2015)
Member German-Japanese Juridical Association
Frankfurt Lawyers Association
Argentine-German Lawyers Association
Frankfurt German-Japanese Association
Saarbrucken German-Japanese Association
Practice Area M&A, Corporate Law, Commercial Law, Restructuring
Language German, Japanese, English, Spanish and French


  • “Industrie 4.0 and the Internet of Things (IoT) in Germany,” KOKUSAI SHOJI HOMU Vol. 44, No. 7, Japanese Institute of International Business Law, Inc. (July 2016) [Co-author]


  • “[Soon!] Recapping the Basics of “Brexit” and its Implications – a Legal Perspective,” co-hosted by LexisNexis Japan and the Business Law Journal, in cooperation with Atsumi & Sakai, July 27, 2016