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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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Frankfurt, London, New York, Washington DC

Deutschland: Bank- und Finanzrecht

Investmentfonds - ranked: tier 4

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP 'bietet einen sehr guten Service' und befasst sich schwerpunktmäßig mit der Beratung deutscher und EU-weiter Investoren zu deutschen und luxemburgischen Fondsstrukturierungsthemen sowie mit Fragestellungen zum europäischen Fondsaufsichtsrecht wie der AIFM-Richtlinie, MiFID II und Solvency II. Die vom Frankfurter und Londoner Büro aus agierende Praxisgruppenleiterin Patricia Volhard betreute Adams Street Partners bei der Gründung einer deutschen Niederlassung und begleitete den Mandanten bei der Einholung einer Erlaubnis für die Erbringung von Finanzdienstleistungen bei der BaFin, während Bain Capital bei europäischen aufsichtsrechtlichen und anderen fondsbezogenen Fragestellungen betreut wurde. In einem ähnlichen Mandat beriet man I Squared Capital im Rahmen der Auferlegung eines Infrastrukturfonds zu allen EU-aufsichtsrechtlichen Fragestellungen, während Lexington Partners das Team unter anderem bei der Auferlegung eines Luxemburger Parallelfonds mandatierte und Park Square Capital bei der Auflegung eines Managed Accounts in Luxemburg unterstützt wurde. Die Deutsche Beteiligungs AG zählt ebenfalls zum Mandantenstamm.

Führende Namen

Patricia Volhard - Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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Deutschland: Compliance

Interne Untersuchungen
Interne Untersuchungen - ranked: tier 5

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP wird von Mandanten für das 'hervorragende Servicelevel' und die 'sehr gute Branchenkenntnis' wertgeschätzt; man ist erfahren in der Durchführung von oftmals grenzüberschreitenden internen Untersuchungen für Industrie- und Handelsunternehmen sowie auch Finanzinstitute. Das Team begleitete beispielsweise Stada bei einer Ermittlung wegen möglicher Rechtsverfehlungen. Außerdem arbeitet man eng verzahnt mit anderen Praxisgruppen und dem internationalen Netzwerk zusammen. Thomas Schürrle gilt als 'verlässlicher, kompetenter und geschickter Berater und Navigator'.

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Deutschland: Private Equity

Private Equity - Transaktionen
Führende Namen

Patricia Volhard - Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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