Banking and Capital Markets Law, Financing

Banking and Capital Markets Law, Financing

Optimally positioned to seize opportunities.

Financing options for projects, companies and investments are becoming increasingly diverse. We know the function, effects and regulation of financial instruments and solve the problems of those who plan and control capital resources.

We advise on banking and capital markets supervisory law, on equity and bond issues, bank financing, derivatives and other structured products. Our experts combine top-quality legal advice with the ability to provide clients with solutions that advance their companies.

Our clients are mainly issuers, borrowers and sponsors, but also include banks, e.g. as syndicate leaders or lenders.

Our range of advice in the fields of banking and capital markets law, as well as financing, includes:

  • Banking and capital markets supervisory law
  • Initial public offerings (IPOs) and secondary offerings,
  • Corporate bonds and high-yield bonds
  • Restructuring; work-out and insolvency law advice
  • ABS of many asset classes
  • Issue of hybrid and core capital instruments
  • Acquisition financing
  • Project financing
  • Documentation of exchange-traded and OTC derivatives
  • Litigation
Dr. Peter Etzbach<br/>LL.M. (Fordham)

Dr. Peter Etzbach
LL.M. (Fordham)

PartnerAttorneyAttorney at Law (N.Y.)

Konrad-Adenauer-Ufer 23
50668 Cologne
T +49 221 2091 519
M +49 162 2430 023


Dr. Wolfgang Kotzur

Dr. Wolfgang Kotzur


Bockenheimer Landstraße 2-4
60306 Frankfurt am Main
T +49 (0) 69707968 181
M +49 174 6336 576




Recommended law firm for financing.

In-house counsel survey:, 2021/2022

For the third time recommended law firm for capital market law.

In-house counsel survey:, 2019/2020

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