Andreas Schapowalow

Associate, Düsseldorf

Biography

Overview

Andreas Schapowalow is an Associate in our M&A/Corporate practice group with a focus on the energy sector.

He advises German and International clients on all energy-law related matters. He focuses on renewable energies, the development of the transmission grid and regulatory issues in the power and gas sector. In addition to advising clients out of court, he has also represented them in numerous legal disputes in front of authorities and courts.

Prior to joining White & Case, Andreas Schapowalow worked as a trainee lawyer for a number of other renowned international law firms in Germany and South Korea.

Bars and Courts
Rechtsanwalt
Education
Master of Laws (LLM)
Bond University
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
First State Exam
Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf
Languages
German
English
Russian

Experience

Ancala Partners
Representation of Ancala Partners, a leading UK-based independent infrastructure investment firm, on the German aspects of its acquisition of Hector Rail, the largest private freight train operator in Scandinavia and which also has operations in Germany.

EWE AG
Representation of EWE AG and its shareholders on the strategic sale of 26% of the shares in EWE AG.

UNIPER SE
Regulatory advice to Uniper SE on the project for the landing of LNG at the Wilhelmshaven site.

DIC Corporation
Advising DIC Corporation on its acquisition of BASF’s global pigment business, known as BASF Colors & Effects (BCE).

Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd.
Advising Sumitomo Electric Industries Ltd. On EPC and further contracts with regard to project SuedOstLink. TenneT TSO GmbH and 50Hertz Transmission GmbH are conducting a planning proceeding regarding the high-voltage line SuedOstlink to be operative from 2025 on.