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Claus Schneider

Vienna, Austria Europe Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
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Capital Markets - Austria

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Claus Schneider is highly regarded for advising Austrian and international banks on high-value transactions, including the issuance of bonds, notes and Pfandbriefe. Clients emphasise Claus Schneider's seniority and high status in the market: "Some refer to him as the guru of capital markets law because he is very experienced and sees a lot in terms of developments. When there is something difficult that needs coordinating he can easily communicate with the regulator."
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Banking & Finance: Regulatory - Austria

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Claus Schneider regularly provides high-level regulatory advice to a range of domestic and international financial institutions, particularly on the enforceability of EU law. He is also a recognised capital markets expert. Confirming his market position, one interviewee describes Claus Schneider as a "very well-organised lawyer."
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Capital Markets; Debt and Structured Finance; Bank Regulatory Law; Corporate Transactions. A debt, hybrid and structured issues expert, Claus has worked on some of the most innovative and other first-time debt and hybrid issues in Austria. He is also a leading expert in bank regulation, advising financial institutions in Austria and CEE/SEE in relation to issues of regulatory capital.

Career

Partner, Wolf Theiss, since 2003; admitted in Austria, since 2003; Lawyer, World Bank (Washington D.C., 1998).

Professional Memberships

Vienna Bar Association; IBA.

Personal

University of Innsbruck, (Mag.iur., 1995, Dr.iur., 1999); London School of Economics, (LL.M. 1997).

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