Markus is a debt finance and capital markets lawyer focusing on leveraged finance transactions.
He represents banks and other financial institutions, private equity investors and corporates in respect of complex cross-border finance transactions. He has a broad range of experience in acquisition financings, corporate loans, syndications and bank/bond financings (including high yield). His expertise also covers the acquisition and sale of non-performing loan portfolios, structured finance, real estate finance and project finance.
Before joining the firm in 2020, Markus worked over four years for another international law firm in its Frankfurt and New York offices. Prior to that, Markus worked in the legal teams of a leading international bank and of leading international development bank.
Advised Adler Real Estate Group on a € 400 million portfolio refinancing.
Advised Adler Real Estate Group on an amendment to an existing € 106 million financing in connection with a sale of financed properties and subsequent reinvestment in new properties.
Advised x+bricks Group on acquisition of a portfolio of 120 grocery-anchored properties worth € 500 million
Advised Banks on HT Troplast's € 340 million debut High Yield Bond
Advised private equity investor 3i on the sale of Scandlines and its subsequent reinvestment.*
Advised DIF Infrastructure and EDF Invest on the acquisition of Thyssengas.*
Advised a syndicate of banks on the acquisition of Spandex by Chequers Capital.*
* Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case.