Norton Rose Fulbright strengthens banking and finance practice in Frankfurt

Global Press release - People August 16, 2018

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright further extends its banking and finance team in Germany and has won a renowned regulatory expert with experienced regulatory lawyer Dr Michael Born. He joined the team on August 15, 2018 as Of Counsel in Frankfurt.

Dr Michael Born advises credit and financial services institutions on regulatory issues, particularly in relation to banking regulation. He is also experienced in investment, payment services and capital markets law and has advised on regulated company transactions.

Dr Oliver Sutter, Banking Partner at Norton Rose Fulbright in Frankfurt comments:

"We are delighted to significantly enhance our regulatory offering in Germany with Michael’s arrival. In view of increased regulatory oversight of European financial markets as well as the potential regulatory consequences for financial institutions following Brexit, Michael will greatly extend the breadth of our financial services team.”

Dr Michael Born says:

"I am pleased to have the opportunity to strengthen the banking and capital markets practice of Norton Rose Fulbright which has an outstanding reputation. I look forward to contributing to the ongoing growth of the global financial services team at the firm at time of increased regulatory activity, particularly across Europe.”

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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