Dennis Heuer has a national and international practice based in Frankfurt, working within the Firm's Capital Markets Practice. He has built a reputation as a leading lawyer, and often heads teams in cross-border deals, the complexity of which often calls for innovative and ground-breaking solutions.
Dennis represents a wide range of clients that include credit institutions, multinational corporates, investment banks, finance companies, financial technology (fintech) companies, institutional investors and public institutions in a wide range of banking and capital markets matters. He has particularly extensive knowledge of structured finance, securitisation, secured (asset-based) lending and capital markets transactions with banks as with solutions for banks. Dennis is a frequent speaker, author and commentator on lending, risk transfer and fintech issues.
Clients benefit from Dennis' structuring skills and his ability to find solutions even within difficult market conditions and times of regulatory uncertainty. Notable examples of this experience include helping DZ Bank to secure the largest capital increase (€1.5 billion) in its history, and supporting Nord/ LB with its first infrastructure loan capital relief deal, where a portfolio of infrastructure loans was offloaded by way of a second loss guarantee – a transaction that successfully utilized innovative financial instruments rarely used in the German market.
Dennis' achievements on behalf of clients have won him recommendations in a number of leading legal directories, including IFLR1000, JUVE, The Legal 500 EMEA and Chambers Europe and Chambers Global.
He has also represented the Firm's German offices on White & Case's Diversity Committee since 2012, and has played a key role in the development of the Firm's LGBT program in Germany.