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 frequently 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 and securitisation as well as funding, capital relief and risk sharing solutions. Dennis is a frequent speaker, author and commentator on regulation, NPLs and portfolio solutions.
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 shipping capital relief deal, where a portfolio of loans (€10.1 billion) was offloaded by way of a second loss guarantee. This transaction successfully utilized innovative financial instruments rarely used in the German market. Further, Marine Money has named the Northvest 2 transaction its "Securitization Deal of the Year 2017".
Dennis' achievements on behalf of clients have won him recommendations in a number of leading legal directories, including JUVE, Chambers Europe and Chambers Global, The Legal 500 and IFLR1000.
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.