Norton Rose Fulbright strengthens its banking team with new hire

Global People April 4, 2018

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has announced the appointment of Veit Sahlfeld as of counsel in the Hamburg office, effective April 1. Veit joins from White & Case.

Veit Sahlfeld has extensive experience in the areas of energy, transport, infrastructure and real estate. He advises clients on structured finance and securitization and has a focus on the structuring of complex transactions concerning multi-sourcing, acquisition, assets and project financing as well as the related business and capital market solutions.

Timo Noftz, partner in the Hamburg banking team, comments:

“Veit’s experience will greatly enhance our banking practice in Hamburg. As we continue to grow as a firm, Veit’s hire will strengthen our offering both locally and more widely across Europe. I look forward to working with him.”

Oliver Sutter, head of banking & finance, Germany, comments:

“Veit Sahlfeld is a renowned colleague and recognised expert in his core areas. With his clear focus, he significantly strengthens our banking team.”

For further information please contact:

Stefanie Kerschke, PR & Communications Executive Germany
Tel: +49 89 212148 339; Mob: +49 174 34 528 72

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