Dr. Cristina Freudenberger

Local Partner, Frankfurt



Cristina advises issuers and investment banks on capital markets law. She focuses on the issue, underwriting or placement of bonds, Schuldscheine, Pfandbriefe and structured products of any kind. Cristina also advises issuers and banks on the establishment and/or updating of Debt Issuance Programmes/EMTN Programmes, Structured Note Programmes and CP Programmes. Furthermore, Cristina advises financial institutions and financial technology (fintech) companies with respect to regulatory requirements for the provision of financial services by using innovative information technology. In this context, she has a particular focus on the structuring and offering of all types of capital markets products in compliance with the applicable regulatory framework. Prior to joining White & Case, Cristina worked as a trainee with a well-known investment bank in Frankfurt and for a major international law firm in Frankfurt in the Debt Capital Markets group.
Bars and Courts
Dr jur
University of Freiburg
King's College London
Second State Exam
Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
First State Exam
University of Freiburg


Advised BNP Paribas and UniCredit Bank AG on the financing of the US$900 million acquisition of American Dehydrated Foods LLC, International Dehydrated Foods LLC and IsoNova Technologies LLC (ADF/IDF) by Symrise AG.