Areas of Law: 

National and international Contract Law and Banking Law 

Interests in the Law of Succession and Company Law

 

Legal Experience:

Since 7/1999:

Employed in the central legal department of Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, In-house counsel: specializing in International Contract Law concerning Syndicated Loans, Bonds and other Investment Banking Instruments and Banking law; also 

Self-employed: specialising in Contract Law and Banking Law; Interests in the Law of Succession and  Company Law.

 

Since 6/2013 Board Member of the German Law Society (DAV)

 

Since 1/2010 for Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Member of various working groups of the Legal and Documentation Committee of ICMA

 

6/2006 – 1/2010 for Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft Member of the Legal and Documentation Committee of ICMA (International Capital Markets Association, www.icma-group.org)

 

Since 5/2005 Member of the Executive Committee of the ARGE Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht of the German Law Society

 

6/1996 until 6/1999: Employed with the law firm Anwaltskanzlei Heise in Bielefeld, experience in civil and  criminal litigation, specializing in Company Law, Intellectual Property/Competition Law, Law of Succession, Personal Injury Law

 

2/1995 until 5/1996: Employed with the Law Firm Franken & Partner in Duisburg, experience in       civil and criminal litigation specializing in Company Law, Intellectual Property, Competition Law (Copyright),Personal Injury, Construction Law

 

 

Lecturing Experience: 

1999                 - Selected questions on the Law of Succession at University of Bielefeld

2003                 - Ausstiegsklauseln insbesondere bei Kreditverträgen, Schuldverschreibungen

2005                 – The new law on Pfandbriefe and its effect on the refinancing of Commerzbank

                        - Demands with regard to the documentation of Bonds as well as the practical effects  

              and questions for issuers and banks arising from the Prospectus Directive

since 2007         - Lectures on Prospectus Law and Liability as well as Securities for the "Fachanwalt

              für Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht" organized by the DeutscheAnwaltAkademie

2008                 - Lectures on Prospectus Law and Liability as well as Securities for the "Fachanwalt

              für Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht" organized by the Kölner Anwaltverein

2012    - Lecture at the Spring Symposium of the AG Bank- und Kapitalmarktrecht in Paris on

  “Changes in the Prospectusdirective- Changes and Stumbling stones”

 

Publications:

"Handbuch des Fachanwalts für Bank und Kapitalmarktrecht" chapters on "the Syndicated Loan", "Prospectus Law and Prospectus Liability" as well as "Securities and issues of securities".

 

2014 November                     Anwaltsblatt: Syndikusanwalt – wie geht es nach den BSG-Urteilen weiter?

2014 Juni                                   CompRechtsPraktiker: Der Rechtsanwalt als Banksyndikusanwalt

 

Qualifications/Exams:

1998    Admitted to the Roll of Solicitors in England and Wales 

1994    Second State exam in Law, Germany

1992    Master of Law, University of London

1990    First State exam in Law, Germany

 

Languages:  German (mother tongue), English (fluent)

 

Admitted to the Bar in March 1995

Amtsgericht, Landgerichte and Oberlandesgericht Frankfurt am Main
 
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