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Ashurst

Banking & Finance

2 ranked lawyersBand 3GermanyGlobal 2022 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Ashurst is a law firm best known for its capabilities in mid-market financing transactions. The teams around Anne Grewlich and Matthias Weissinger in Frankfurt and Munich chiefly advise lenders on all financing aspects pertaining to acquisitions, revolving credit and growth facilities. The firm is also experienced in the refinancing of existing loans. With its expertise in cross-border mandates, the firm is frequently sought after by international clients and those seeking assistance with multi-jurisdictional financing issues.

Notable practitioners

Frankfurt-based Anne Grewlich is well regarded for her particular expertise of acquisition financing, whereby she advises lenders as well as borrowers. She offers further prowess in refinancings and revolving credit facilities and is frequently mandated for cross-border cases, especially those concerning France. One client observes that Anne Grewlich is "very commercial in managing cases, responsive and experienced in handling complex finance matters."

Munich-based Matthias Weissinger is respected for advising lenders such as bank consortiums, capital funds and alternative lenders on acquisition finance projects, with a particular focus on German SME-related deals. One client strongly endorses Matthias Weissinger, commenting: "I have seldom seen a lawyer who has been that committed, flexible and available," and adding: "I never regretted my decision to hire him."

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Germany

Banking & Finance


Anne Grewlich
Band 2, Foreign expert for France
Matthias Weissinger
Band 4