Reliable, fast and close at hand - we are your contact for banks and companies for all banking & finance issues at regional, national and international level.

We advise and represent banks of all institutional groups as well as companies, investors and private individuals efficiently, pragmatically and, above all, solution-oriented with clear and cost-effective documentation. As a reliable partner - be it for advice, drafting or in court - we have many years of experience in banking & finance. We never lose sight of your individual case. So you get from us what you can expect from your Banking & Finance team: A pragmatic, clear and individual solution - quickly and efficiently.

Banking and supervisory law:

  • Payment transactions, national, international
  • Judicial and extrajudicial conflict resolution with customers or other banks
  • Advice on licensing requirements under banking supervisory law and coordination with BaFin
  • Designing and advising on banking products and financial instruments
  • Cross-border banking transactions


  • Structured financing
  • Syndicated loans, intercreditor agreements
  • Venture capital & mezzanine financing
  • Reorganization agreements and restructuring financing
  • Promissory note loans
  • Leasing, factoring

In these transactions, we assist our clients with legal due diligence, draft and negotiate term sheets as well as investment, loan and collateral (pool) agreements, prepare legal opinions and other expert opinions, monitor disbursement requirements and assist with loan syndications and refinancings.

Capital markets law:

  • Establishing and advising investment clubs and license-bearing funds
  • Examination of licensing requirements in capital markets law and coordination with BaFin
  • Drafting and coordination of (securities) prospectuses with BaFin

Contact Banking & Finance:

Dr. Raphael Klesen LL.M.

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