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Dr Walter Uebelhoer



Uebelhoer Walter
Dr Walter Uebelhoer



Walter, a German Rechtsanwalt, joined Allen & Overy LLP in 2002 and has been a partner since 2007. After being admitted to the bar in Germany and New York, he started his career with Allianz Group. He specialises in syndicated loan transactions in the context of acquisitions and has also advised on several restructurings.

Most recently, he advised on syndicated loans for, among others, Bilfinger, Freudenberg, Siemens Gamesa, Osram, the Schaeffler Group, Daimler AG and KWS SAAT SE. He also advised on the restructurings of Benteler, Wirecard, ENERCON, Bartec and the Austrian Asamer Group.



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Admitted as German Rechtsanwalt, 1999

Admitted to the bar, State of New York, USA, 1996


Second German Law Degree, 1999

Dr iur, University of Cologne, Germany, 1997

LL.M., Southern Methodist University, USA, 1995

First German Law Degree, 1994

News & insights

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News: 03 SEPTEMBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises on combined EUR1.8 billion loan and high yield bond acquisition financing

Allen & Overy's leveraged finance team has advised a consortium of banks in connection with a EUR1.8 billion loan and high yield bond to finance the acquisition by KPS Capital Partners, LP of Crown…

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Covid-19 COVInsAG

Publications: 01 MARCH 2021

Covid-19 coronavirus: Amendment to COVInsAG

Partial suspension of obligation to file for insolvency extended until 30 April 2021 – **Update February 2020**

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Publications: 10 NOVEMBER 2020

Act on the Stabilisation and Restructuring Framework for Businesses

A short bullet point summary of the new StaRUG-Scheme and a non-reliance translation of the draft bill for the StaRUG-Scheme from German into English based on the preliminary text of the new draft…

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Publications: 01 OCTOBER 2020

German scheme under the StaRUG (draft bill)

Germany uses the implementation of the EU directive to make a bold move: As from January 2021, German companies too can successfully carry out their restructurings with cram-down decisions, moratorium…

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Experience highlights

Published work

  • Uebelhoer W. (2014) "Rueckkauf eigener Verbindlichkeiten durch Reverse Dutch Auction als Sanierungsinstrument", article in Restructuring & Finance, Edition 2014
  • Uebelhoer W. (2005) "Bond-, Mezzanine- oder Second-Lien-Finanzierungen als sinnvolle Ergaenzung der Unternehmensfinanzierung?", article in Business & Law, 21/07/2005
  • Uebelhoer W. (2005) "Appetit auf Uebernahmen ist nicht gestillt", article in Handelsblatt 16/11/2005
  • Uebelhoer W. (1998) "Products Liability Risks for Aircraft Exports to the United States": Carl Heymanns Verlag