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Dr Joachim Schmidt

Senior Associate

Frankfurt am Main

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Dr Joachim Schmidt

Senior Associate

Frankfurt am Main

Joachim, a German Rechtsanwalt, joined Allen & Overy LLP in January 2017 as an associate in the Frankfurt banking and finance department. He advises credit institutions, investors and companies with a focus on national and international real estate finance (acquisition financing and refinancing) and restructuring.

His expertise includes advising on traditional finance instruments (mortgage loans on real estate finance with international or domestic credit institutions (including Pfandbriefbanks)) as well as innovative financing elements (real estate structured finance and MBS (Mortgage-Backed Securities) originations and securitisations). He also advises on restructurings and work-outs of distressed real estate financings.

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News: 26 FEBRUARY 2021

Allen & Overy named best law firm for syndicated loans by Global Capital

A&O has been recognised as the best law firm for syndicated loans at the 2020 Global Capital Syndicated Loans and Leveraged Finance awards.

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Publications: 26 FEBRUARY 2021

Podcast: The revised CSSF circular 12/552 and what it means for banks

Banks’ internal governance issues have, in recent years, received increased attention from regulators and international bodies, aimed primarily at correcting weak or superficial internal governance…

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Publications: 24 FEBRUARY 2021

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 12 – 18 February 2021

Our weekly update on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. If you would like to receive this update by email and be added to our marketing mailing list please contact…

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Publications: 27 MARCH 2020

Covid-19 coronavirus: The Covid-19 Act and its impact on real estate financings in Germany

On 27 March 2020 the parliament adopted the Covid-19 Act. This act enacts various economic support measures for entrepreneurs, sole proprietors, other small, medium-sized and large enterprises and…

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Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, Germany 2014


Second German Law Degree, 2013

First German Law Degree, Universität Bayreuth, Germany, 2011