Pinsent Masons advises on Kaiserslautern deal

Law firm's team was led by Dr Markus J. Friedl and Daniel J. Erd


Pinsent Masons advised a US private equity consortium – which included Pacific Media Group Limited – on its investment in German football club 1. FC Kaiserslautern.


Pacific Media Group is currently co-owner of a number of other clubs, namely FC Den Bosch, Esbjerg FB, AS Nancy, KV Oostende, FC Thun and English Football League club Barnsley, as well as former owner of OGC Nice.


The Pinsent Masons team was led by Dr Markus J. Friedl (pictured, left) and Daniel J. Erd (pictured, right).


Pinsent Masons has previously advised on investments in English Premier League club Burnley and Italian club Bologna.