Benedikt Hülsmann advises on German corporate law along the entire life cycle of emerging and established companies.

Prior to joining Osborne Clarke as an Associate in 2023, Benedikt gathered experience in the venture capital ecosystem during an internship at a Cologne based VC fund and as a research assistant at Osborne Clarke.

Benedikt studied law in Cologne, Germany and holds an M.Sc. in Law and Finance from Queen Mary University of London.

During his legal traineeship, Benedikt spent three months with Lowenstein Sandler LLP’s tech group in New York City, USA focusing on emerging companies and venture capital transactions.


Osborne Clarke has advised recalm, known for its ANCOR active noise cancelling technology, on its strategic partnership with the agricultural technology and commercial vehicle manufacturer KRONE, read more.


Osborne Clarke has once again advised Prematch, the Cologne-based social platform for amateur football, on a successfully completed financing round, read more.


Osborne Clarke has advised Digital Transformation Capital Partners (DTCP) on its investment in a Series B funding round in drone start-up Quantum Systems, read more.


Osborne Clarke has advised car auction platform Kickdown on its recent seed funding round, read more.


Osborne Clarke has advised SaaS start-up aifora on its sale to US-based Centric Software, read more.


Osborne Clarke has advised web and app testing provider Appmatics on Hannover Finanz's entry with a minority stake of 40 percent, read more.

Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners

Osborne Clarke has advised Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners (DTCP) on the sale of LeanIX to SAP, read more.

neoteq ventures

Osborne Clarke advises neoteq ventures on its investment in Speekly, read more.


Osborne Clarke has advised German cloud provider gridscale on its acquisition by OVHcloud, read more.

VR Ventures / Redstone

Osborne Clarke has advised VR Ventures / Redstone on its investment in the seed funding round of start-up nuwo, read more.


Osborne Clarke advises hepster on EUR 10 million financing round, read more.

neoteq ventures

Osborne Clarke has advised VC fund neoteq ventures on its investment in Flixcheck. Read more here


Osborne Clarke has advised prop-tech company Homelike on its merger with Q Global Network (QGN), read more.

Endeit Capital

Osborne Clarke has advised Endeit Capital as lead investor in the Series B financing round of software start-up Sastrify, read more.

Market One Capital and Dutch Founders Fund

Osborne Clarke advises Market One Capital and Dutch Founders Fund on investment in Metycle, read more

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