Banking and Finance

Financial transactions require complex legal knowledge with farsightedness, business acumen, and discretion. Our years of cooperation with our clients offer optimum proof that we deliver on all counts.

Farsighted. Discreet. Business-savvy.

We have been advising Sparkasse savings institutions, German and international banks in the cooperative and private sector, leasing firms, and other financial service providers on all matters of banking and capital market law for many years.

Our areas of focus:

  • Enforcing or obtaining judgments on and collecting on claims vis-à-vis principal debtors and guarantors
  • Advice on and drafting and review of contracts (e.g. framework financing agreements, syndicated loan agreements, sample agreements of all kinds)
  • Liability for facilities, consulting liability, liability for statements made in a prospectus
  • Banking supervisory law
  • Advice on and design of legal relationships with subsidiaries and companies in which shares are Held
  • Design of security rights
  • Utilization of security
  • Performance of enforced auction measures
  • Advice on and representation in court to defend against claims asserted on clients (e.g. by capital investors in connection with subscription to various capital investment products as well as claims by insolvency administrators)
  • Asset management and investment law (e.g. structuring under supervisory law, real estate law, and tax law)
  • Assistance during insolvency proceedings, assertion of rights vis-à-vis the insolvency administration, representation in committees of creditors
  • Corporate law constructs of all kinds; changes of corporate form, mergers, drafting of contracts and Agreements
  • Enforcement in Germany and abroad
  • Coordination of international contract drafting and assertion of rights
  • Legal issues involving German and European payment Transactions
  • In-house training sessions on topics in banking law



Tobias Bieber
Law office Heidelberg

Meike Ridinger LL.M.
Law office Heidelberg

Henning Schneider
Law office Dresden

Jan Wolf
Law office Dresden