Emanuel advises companies and investors on public and private mergers & acquisitions, including post-M&A corporate and capital market areas, with a focus on private equity/venture capital and cross-border transactions. In addition, his practice covers family business matters and succession planning.

He has recently advised: KKR on the sale of WMF as well as on growth capital investments in GetYourGuide and arago, WMF on the sale of Alfi, Brambles on the acquisition of Trans-Pac Group, Deutsche Telekom on the sale of a majority participation in Scout24 Group, CVC on the acquisition of ista, Bregal on the acquisition of LR Health & Beauty Systems, Informatica in the public takeover of Heiler Software and its integration, TKH Group in the public takeover of Augusta, Cinven on the acquisition of SLV Group and Brambles in the public takeover of IFCO Systems.

Emanuel has co-authored several books on corporate law and M&A topics.