McDermott Appoints Financial Regulatory Partner In Frankfurt
Andrea will strengthen the Firm’s Finance offering to clients in Germany and globally
Frankfurt, February 4, 2020 – McDermott Will & Emery, a leading international law firm, has announced that Andrea A. Stockhorst joined its Frankfurt office as a partner.
“Andrea’s practice focuses on advising national and international investment companies, banks and financial services institutions on all aspects of German banking supervisory and investment law, as well as on regulatory law issues relating to M&A transactions and this meets a growing client demand here in Germany,” said says Dr. Oliver Lieth, head of McDermott’s financial practice in Germany.
“McDermot has a reputation as being both client centric while having a great work culture and environment and also I am thrilled to be joining McDermott at such an exciting time and to work with an accomplished group of lawyers in Germany and around the work,” added Andrea.
Prior to joining McDermott, Andrea was a managing associate in the financial regulatory practice at Linklaters, a leading global law firm. She had previously worked as in-house counsel at Deutsche Beteiligungs AG, a listed private equity company, and in the financial regulatory practice at Clifford Chance, a leading global law firm.
McDermott now has 13 lawyers in Germany that focus on Finance, including six partners. Our Frankfurt team and individual lawyers are recognized for the quality, consistency and creativity of our legal counsel by publications such as Chambers Global, JUVE Handbook, The Legal 500 and Euromoney Legal Group. As part of a global, full-service law firm, the lawyers in our Frankfurt office are prepared to help clients wherever their business interests take them.
McDermott Will & Emery partners with leaders around the world to fuel missions, knock down barriers and shape markets. With more than 20 locations on three continents, our team works seamlessly across practices, industries and geographies to deliver highly effective—and often unexpected—solutions that propel success. More than 1,100 lawyers strong, we bring our personal passion and legal prowess to bear in every matter for our clients and the people they serve.