Dr Alexander Schilling

Rechtsanwalt (Lawyer)
Associated Partner
Practice Group: Banking & Finance
Practice Group: Capital Markets

Alexander Schilling is an associated partner based in our Frankfurt office who advises on national and international finance transactions. Alexander has significant experience in advising both borrowers/sponsors and banks on syndicated credit agreements, acquisition financing and Schuldschein loans. He also benefits from his expertise in advising on factoring and asset-backed securities programmes, bonds, registered notes and venture debt finance.

Expertise

  • Syndicated loans
  • Acquisition finance
  • Schuldschein loans/promissory note loans
  • Factoring and asset-backed securities programmes
  • Bonds
  • Registered notes
  • Venture Debt Finance

Career

  • Law degree at Philipps University in Marburg
  • Additional qualification in pharmaceuticals law at Philipps University in Marburg
  • Research associate in the department of Professor Backhaus, Philipps University in Marburg
  • Lawyer in the Banking & Finance department of a large international law firm
  • Secondment to Uniper SE in Düsseldorf
  • Secondment to ING Bank, a branch of ING-DiBa AG in Frankfurt
  • At Noerr since 2018
  • Admitted to the Frankfurt am Main Chamber of Lawyers

Selected Projects

  • EUR 150m ESG linked syndicated revolving credit facilities agreement for Schaltbau Holding AG (2021)
  • EUR 2.000m ESG linked syndicated revolving credit and swingline facilities agreement for Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA (2021)
  • Advising the lenders on EUR 235m ESG linked syndicated credit facility agreement for VARTA AG (2021)
  • EUR 70m Nordic Bond for Mutares SE & Co. KGaA (2020)
  • EUR 150m debut syndicated credit facility agreement for RIB Software SE (2020)
  • Refinancing of wind farm portfolio for Swisspower Renewables (2020)
  • EUR 250m Schuldschein loan agreement for SAF-HOLLAND (2020)
  • Refinancing of the EUR and USD syndicated credit facilities agreement for Grammer AG (2020)
  • DEMIRE Deutsche Mittelstand Real Estate AG: Advising on the successful issue of a €600m benchmark bond (2019)
  • Gubor Schokoladen GmbH: Advising on refinancing (2019)
  • Noerpel: Advising the logistics company on a debut-syndicated loan and ABCP programme (2018)
  • Hertha BSC: Advising the football club on the successful placement of a €40 million bond (2018)
  • Scout24: Advising the digital marketplace operator on a “hunting line” (2018)
  • IPSEN: Advising the pharmaceuticals company on group refinancing (2018)

Distinctions

  • Recognised by Best Lawyers -Germany, 2022