Established in 2006, Sidley’s Frankfurt office assists clients with structured finance and capital markets transactions as well as related restructurings and work-outs, banking and insurance (including regulatory), corporate governance, corporate reorganizations and mergers and acquisitions, as well as with all aspects of compliance and internal investigations. Lawyers from the Frankfurt office have participated in some of the largest and most complex financing and restructuring transactions in the German market, and regularly work with lawyers in our other offices on a wide range of cross-border transactions.
The Frankfurt team advises on commercial and multi-family residential real estate transactions, acting for both domestic and foreign investors, senior lenders, mezzanine lenders, servicers and special servicers. Our lawyers also have significant experience in collateralized debt obligations, and in a wide variety of other asset classes, including trade, loan, lease and mail order receivables securitization, profit participation notes (Genußscheine), CMBS, RMBS and public law governed receivables. Frankfurt lawyers have also advised on numerous initial public offerings, secondary placements and equity derivatives.
Lawyers in the Frankfurt office speak German, English, Persian (Farsi) and Spanish.