Daniel Grisar

Corporate/M&A Lawyer and Authorised Signatory

Daniel Grisar is a corporate/M&A lawyer.

A specialist in corporate law, Daniel focuses on advising PXR’s clients on venture capital financings (equity and debt) and M&A transactions as well as employee incentive schemes. Before starting at PXR, Daniel worked in management consulting, and gained several years of experience as an attorney at SMP, advising numerous startups and venture capital funds.

Daniel was born in Freiburg. He studied law in Munich, at Trinity College in Dublin and at the University of Oxford. He completed his legal clerkship at the Berlin Court of Appeal. In addition to German and English, Daniel also speaks Italian and French.

Focus Areas
Venture Capital
MSc Law and Finance (Oxon)
Spoken Languages

Selected Clients

  • Dance in several financing rounds
  • Cosuno in its Series-A- und Series-B-financing round
  • Raisin in multiple financing rounds as well as its merger with deposit solutions
  • Chronext in several financing rounds
  • Shareholders of PaulCamper regarding a sale to Australian Camplify
  • Wide variety of companies regarding employee incentive schemes


  • Vertraglich verbindliche Nachhaltigkeitsverpflichtungen in GmbH und AG (NZG 2024, 515-521)
  • Verankerungen von Nachhaltigkeitskriterien in der GmbH (GmbHR 2023, 373-379)
  • Grenzen und Ausgestaltungsmöglichkeiten von Pooling-Vereinbarungen in der GmbH (GmbHR 2020, 1166-1167)
  • Liquidationspräferenzen in Mitarabeiterbeteiligungsprogrammen (jointly with Mirco Zantopp, DStR 2020, 1768-1776)
  • Finanzieller Staatsnotstand (rescriptum 2012, 38-45)