Dr. Oliver K. Hahnelt LL.M. Photo

Oliver advises on all aspects of debt finance transactions both domestically and internationally. He focuses in particular on counseling financial institutions, private equity sponsors and other investors, credit/debt funds and corporate clients on acquisition finance (leveraged buyouts, including recapitalizations), corporate finance (corporate lending, including refinancings) and structured finance.


  • University of Wisconsin Law School, 2006, LL.M.
  • Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt am Main, 2003, Second State Bar Exam
  • Justus-Liebig-Universität, Gießen, 2001, Dr. iur. (German Ph.D. equivalent)
  • Justus-Liebig-Universität, Gießen, 2000, First State Bar Exam

  • Alemania

  • German
  • English

Premios y reconocimientos

  • Handelsblatt/Best Lawyers™ 2022 and 2023 Germany: Leading Lawyer for Banking and Finance Law
  • Top-Lawyer Banking & Finance 2022 “Wirtschaftswoche”