Andreas Naujoks, LL.M.

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Partner
Head of Banking & Finance
Practice Group: Real Estate Investments

Andreas Naujoks is specialised in national and international financing transactions and advises financial institutions and lenders especially in the areas of real estate and acquisition financing as well as corporate financing. The clients he regularly advises on financing transactions include lenders such as Deutsche Postbank AG, LBBW, Bayerische Versorgungskammer and Nord/LB.

Expertise

  • Financing law
  • Acquisition and real estate financing
  • Banking law
  • Corporate Finance
  • Provision of security

 

Career

  • Legal studies at the University of Cologne
  • Postgraduate studies in insurance law at the university of Münster
  • Experience as a lawyer with two international law firms in Cologne, London and FrankfurtÍž at last as partner in charge of national and international financing transactions
  • With Noerr since 2012
  • Admitted to the Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Projects

  • IVG: Advising an IVG special real estate fund on financing the “Silberturm“ in Frankfurt for € 180 million
  • IKB Deutsche Industriebank: Providing advice on placing a bond for financing student residences
  • Nord/LB and Commerzbank: Advice provided to the bank consortium on the conclusion of a syndicated loan agreement for 86 million euros with a specialist chemicals group SKW Metallurgie
  • Deutsche Hypothekenbank and Bayerische Versorgungskammer: financing the "Mall of Berlin" about € 600 million
  • Nord/LB: Acquisition and project financing
  • Deutsche Bank AG: Syndicated loan agreement about ca. € 80 million for Nora Systems GmbH
  • Deutsche Postbank AG: Ongoing legal advisory with financing operations, especially in the area of real estate financing, acquisition financing, syndicated and structured financing
  • Dussmann Gruppe: Syndicated loan agreement about € 190 million and a "Uncommitted Facility" about € 100 million for upcoming acquisition financing
  • SAF Holland S.A.: Refinancing about € 220 million and € 30 million
  • Sto AG: Syndicated financing about € 100 million
  • Landes Bank Baden-Württemberg: Ongoing advisory with real estate financing
  • Apollo: Acquisition and financing Xanadu portfolio (Telekom-real estate) from the insolvency
  • Bayerische Versorgungskammer: Advice with financing dusseldorf's citygate and Tower 185

Distinctions

  • Leading expert for Banking Law, Finance Law, Project Finance and Development Practice, Best Lawyers in Germany (2016)
  • Clients are impressed by Andreas Naujoks' performance on domestic club deals. "We really appreciate working with him. He knows what we want in our contract and has the skill to negotiate it," say sources.”, Chambers Europe 2015
  • Leading Business Lawyer for Project Finance, Who's Who Legal 2015
  • The leader of the practice Andreas Naujoks is ‘very pragmatic and solution oriented’ and ‘has the ability to very rapidly grasp any situation’, Legal 500 2015
  • Recommended as leading lawyer for Acquisition Finance & Syndicated Lending, Chambers Global and Chambers Europe 2015
  • Recommended lawyer for Credits and Acquisition Finance, JUVE 2015/2016
  • “really advances a deal”, JUVE 2014/2015
  • “Andreas Naujoks specialises in acquisition and real estate financing. Sources praise his ‘knowledge, negotiation skills and reliability’.” – Chambers Europe 2014

 

Memberships

  • Deutsch-Britische Juristenvereinigung e.V.

Selected Publications

  • Auf den richtigen Mix kommt es an, in: Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung, 24.3.2013, p. B3
  • Club Deals – Ein Finanzierungsinstrument für volatile Zeiten (with Karsten Fink), in: Börsenzeitung, 14.9.2011, p. 2