Lutz advises issuers and investment banks on all aspects of corporate and capital markets law.
Recognized as a leading lawyer in his field, he offers clients the benefit of more than 20 years, practice as a partner at White & Case, as a partner in the capital markets practice of another leading global law firm, and as in-house counsel for a leading German bank.
Drawing on his varied domestic and international experience, Lutz helps clients to navigate intricate legal issues involved in a variety of complex, cross-border transactions. His practice is principally focussed on board room advice, capital increases and IPOs, takeovers and convertible bonds.
Lutz has developed a significant track record in these areas, having advised on more than 40 IPOs and capital increases, with international listings in Frankfurt, London, Luxembourg, New York, Vienna and Zurich. His clients also benefit from his significant track record of working on numerous takeovers, dual listings, secondary offerings and squeeze-outs, as well as issues related to ratings and derivatives.
Another area of strength for Lutz is providing management and supervisory board members with comprehensive counsel on the many regulatory and legislative issues that effect their businesses. Combining a thorough knowledge of this field with his skill in delivering clear, strategic advice, Lutz helps clients to deal with a range of complex corporate governance and compliance-related matters covering the whole range of stock corporation law.
Committed to providing truly cutting-edge legal advice, Lutz pays close attention to current developments in corporate and capital markets law, and has written on these subjects in a number of professional publications and articles in leading handbooks.