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Jan Reiter is an associate in the Corporate & Financial Services Department. He advises on private equity and M&A transactions as well as capital markets transactions such as IPOs, capital increases and the issuance of corporate bonds.

Jan is fluent in German and English.
 

Experience

Prior to joining Willkie, Jan was an associate at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer. While at Willkie, he worked as a secondee at Goldman Sachs.

Author of a legal commentary on the German Electronic Securities Act (Gesetz über elektronische Wertpapiere (eWpG)), Conreder/Meier (Eds.), published in 2022.

M&A

  • Global Group on a build-up acquisition within the insurance brokerage business

Capital Markets

  • Continental on the spin-off and listing of Vitesco Technologies on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange* 
  • TUI on a stabilisation package from the German Federal Government*
  • TRATON on its initial public offering and listing on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange*
  • Underwriters, including Deutsche Bank, J.P. Morgan and Morgan Stanley, on the initial public offering and listing of Knorr-Bremse on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange*
  • Banks and issuers on hybrid and stand-alone bonds as well as debt issuance programs (including Continental, Fresenius, Deutsche Post)*
  • Banks and issuers on capital increases (including Infineon Technologies, Vossloh)*

*Jan advised on these matters prior to joining Willkie.

Credentials

Education


Higher Regional Court of Frankfurt, Second State Exam, 2018 UCLA School of Law, LLM, 2015 Goethe University of Frankfurt, First State Exam, 2014

Bar Admissions


Frankfurt am Main, 2018 New York, 2016