The listing has been reported as one of the largest in Germany this year. : Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer and Hengeler Mueller are advising on the proposed initial public offering of Hensoldt, a former Airbus unit that sells defense and security sensor electronics, currently owned by private equity giant KKR. Eva von Schaper is the Germany-based correspondent for Law.com International. She writes about lawyers and legal issues in Germany and elsewhere in Europe. Her coverage includes the business of law, global and domestic law firms, in-house legal departments and regulatory issues.