Yannick Adler

Partner, Frankfurt



Yannick is a partner in White & Case's Global Capital Markets Practice.

Yannick advises clients, including banks, private equity houses and major corporations, on high-yield bond offerings, public and private debt and equity transactions as well as mergers, acquisitions and related corporate transactions.

Prior to joining White & Case, Yannick worked for a renowned US law firm in New York and London, with a particular focus on capital markets transactions, including cross border high yield debt and equity offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Juris Doctor
Albany Law School
Masters in Business Administration
Union Graduate College
Bachelor of Science
Bielefeld University


Selected Experience

High-yield debt offerings (representing either the initial purchasers or the issuer) of Braas Monier, Burford Capital Limited, Dufry, Hess Midstream Partners, Jewel UK Bondco (an Apollo Global Management special purpose vehicle), Lowell, Löwen Play, Platin 1426. (a Blackstone special purpose vehicle), PrestigeBidCo, Rossini (a CVC Capital Partners debt vehicle), Vista Outdoor and Yell*

Investment grade debt offerings (representing either the underwriters or the issuer) of AXIS, Baker Hughes, Enstar, KLA-Tencor, Level 3, Naspers, Prosus and Uniti*

IPOs for Deutsche Pfandbriefbank, innogy and Knorr-Bremse, and other equity offerings for HDFC Bank and Kion*

Representing Linde in its $70 billion merger of equals with Praxair*

Representing Novartis in the $29.8 billion spin-off of Alcon*

Representing Naspers in a share exchange transaction with Ctrip.com*

* Experience prior to joining White & Case