Dr. Sébastien Seele | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
Sébastien Seele
Sébastien Seele

Dr. Sébastien Seele

Local Partner, Frankfurt

T +49 69 29994 1667

E [email protected]


Sébastien advises investors as well as banks and other capital providers in connection with complex cross-border finance transactions.

His expertise includes leveraged and investment grade acquisition and corporate financings as well as real estate loans and financial restructurings

Prior to joining White & Case in 2018, he practiced in the Frankfurt office of another international law firm for seven years.

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwalt


  • Dr. jur., University of Freiburg
  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Berlin, (Kammergericht)
  • First State Exam, Humboldt University of Berlin


  • German
  • English
  • French


Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc, 2018

Advised Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc in connection with the financing of the acquisition of a casino group by a private equity investor.

HSBC Trinkhaus & Burkhardt AG, 2018

Advised HSBC Trinkhaus & Burkhardt AG on the financing of an acquisition of a German commercial real estate portfolio by a UK private equity investor.

DZ Bank AG, 2018

Advised DZ Bank AG in connection with an acquisition financing for the purchase of a sporting goods manufacturer by a German private equity investor.

BlackRock Investment Management Ltd., 2017*

Advised BlackRock Investment Management Ltd in connection with financing of the acquisition of a large commercial real estate asset.

Madison International Realty, 2017*

Advised Madison International Realty on financing provided in connection with the joint acquisition of the Sony Centre in Berlin with Oxford Properties, a division of the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System.

HSH Nordbank AG, 2017*

Advised HSH Nordbank AG on the sale of a € 2.4b ship financing portfolio to the states of Hamburg and Schleswig-Holstein.

Blackstone Real Estate Partners, 2016*

Advised Blackstone Real Estate Partners in connections with several financings of pan-European commercial real estate portfolios.

Government of Singapore Investment Corporation, 2016*

Advised the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation on the financing of the acquisition of a German student accommodation portfolio.

AXA Investment Managers, 2016*

Advised AXA Investment Managers on the financing of the acquisition of a pan-European portfolio of nursing homes.

TPG Real Estate Partners, 2016*

Advised TPG Real Estate Partners on a financing in connection with the acquisition of a hotel chain.

* Matters worked on prior to joining White & Case