banking, finance & cm

"Excellent knowledge of different fields of law, including good experience with court procedures."

Client quote – Chambers Europe

A highly experienced team of B&F lawyers advise and represent clients in all kind of finance related mandates, including insolvency & restructuring matters. The team has a particularly strong record in advising both lenders and distressed borrowers on pre-insolvency reorganization and re-financing and extensive experience in representing creditors in insolvency proceedings and insolvency related litigation. In addition, the team frequently acts as legal advisor in cross-border insolvency proceedings and is permanent counsel for international banking associations in close-out-netting issues. An additional important focus of the B&F transactional practice lies on domestic, international and multi-jurisdictional loan portfolio sales.  


  • General BankingFinance (including Acquisition and Project Finance)
  • Debt Restructuring and Re-financing
  • Acquisition and Disposition of Distressed and/or Non-core Assets and Loan Portfolios
  • Claims trading
  • Debt, Hybrid and Equity / Equity Linked Capital Markets including regulatory capital transactions
  • Derivatives, Structured Finance and Securitisation
  • Funds and Asset ManagementRegulatory and Financial Services
  • Banking, Financial Services and Derivatives Litigation