Christian Bock

Counsel, Frankfurt

Biography

Overview

Christian Bock's principal areas of practice are cross-border mergers and acquisitions as well as joint ventures.

Mr. Bock regularly advises stock corporations and limited liability companies on a wide range of corporate and commercial law matters.

Furthermore, Mr. Bock assists German and international financial service providers in managing their diverse operations and products in Germany. His bank advisory expertise specifically focuses on outsourcing projects, sale and purchase of non-performing loans, banking regulatory, and data protection law.

Bars and Courts
Rechtsanwalt
Education
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main
LLM
George Washington University

Washington, DC

First State Exam
Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main
Languages
English
German

Experience

Equens SE, 2015
Advising Equens SE, one of the largest payment service providers in Europe, on a strategic business combination with the European market leader in payment and transactional services, Worldline SA. The business combination will create the new pan-European leader in payment services. In addition, Worldline SA will acquire PaySquare, the commercial acquiring subsidiary of Equens. The transaction is subject to regulatory and antitrust authorities' approvals.

Publications

Payment transactions over the Internet (Zahlungsverkehr im Internet – Rechtliche Grundzüge klassischer und innovativer Zahlungsverfahren), Munich, 2004, (co-author with Dania Neumann)