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Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB

Information technology > IT transactions and outsourcing Tier 3

Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB has extensive expertise in IT and outsourcing projects in the telecoms industry. Deutsche Telekom is a longstanding client which the team advises on review procedures, IT tenders and cloud and broadband expansion projects. Thomas Helmut Fischer and Jens-Holger Petri are the key contacts.

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Banking and finance > Financial services: regulatory Tier 4

Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB recently saw an increase in project-related instructions in the crypto and tokenization sphere resulting from the issuance and trade of crypto assets. This expertise is part of an advice portfolio that encompasses assistance with banking regulatory approval procedures, outsourcing projects, WpHG issues and BaFin fine procedures. Compliance issues are also frequently handled by Jan Liepe among others; he jointly heads the practice with stock exchange and financial center expert Hendrik Pielka.

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‘The strength of the small unit is its innovative and solution-oriented approach to handling mandates. Each case is handled with great experience and a sense of proportion.

‘Jan Liepe and Hendrik Pielka: Highly qualified and motivated beyond the norm. Each case is of absolute importance to the parties involved.

‘Very practice-oriented law firm with excellent industry know-how, highly motivated and committed colleagues who are always available and approachable at short notice.’

‘Very flexible in the solution offer, also with available time; holistic thinking with interdisciplinary approaches, ideas and solutions that go beyond the original agreement; high willingness to integrate with customers and colleagues; Customer requests are met very flexibly and purposefully.’

‘Competent, fast, flexible, friendly. Personalities very easy to get along with and easy communication.’

‘I maintain close contact with Jan Liepe and Dr. Henrik Pielka. The closely coordinated collaboration between the two, which – in the literal sense – complement each other, seems unique to me.

‘Dr. Hendrik Pielka is diligent, meticulous and has a love of detail, but without appearing too detailed.’

‘Jan Liepe is a strategist with the instinct of a truffle pig!’

Key clients

Athelios Vermögensverwaltung SE

Austen Morris Associates

Bankhaus Scheich AG Wertpapierspezialist


BfV Bank für Vermögen

CARAT Fonds Service AG

Development Company for Israel (Europe) GmbH

Diebold Nixdorf

DLT Finance Holding AG

EUWAX Aktiengesellschaft

Haron Holding S.A.

Hy2gen AG


Lang & Schwarz AG

lemon.markets GmbH

mwb fairtrade Wertpapierhandelsbank AG

National Westminster Bank Plc

Renell Wertpapierhandelsbank AG

SE TradeCom Finanzinvest

SRH AlsterResearch AG

STJ Advisors Group Ltd.

Suntera Trustees (Jersey) Limited

tick Trading Software AG

UmweltBank AG

Unicâmbio – Instituição de Pagamento, S.A.

Universal-Investment-Gesellschaft mbH

vwd TransactionSolutions AG

Walter Ludwig GmbH Wertpapierhandelsbank

Work highlights

  • Advice to National Westminster Bank Plc post-Brexit on starting the operative business of their German subsidiary after receiving a banking license in Germany, in particular with regard to the establishment of organizational precautions in the areas of compliance and risk management.
  • Advising the major shareholder of CENTROTEC SE on the preparation and implementation of a delisting acquisition offer in accordance with the provisions of the WpÜG to enable CENTROTEC SE’s listing to be revoked.
  • Ongoing advice to Bankhaus Scheich on numerous tokenization projects and the trading of crypto assets and security tokens.

Information technology > Information technology and digitalisation Tier 5

Waldeck Rechtsanwälte PartmbB's practice for digital and technology matters focuses on broadband expansion, blockchain and, due to its interdisciplinary competence in banking law, cashless payments. Key contacts Thomas Helmut Fischer and Jens-Holger Petri are well versed in IT, outsourcing and public procurement law. Among other things, the team is particularly known for its long-standing client relationship with Deutsche Telekom.
Banking and finance Dr Marcus Blankenheim
Banking and finance Dr Christian Fassbender
Banking and finance Jan Liepe
Banking and finance Jens-Holger Petri
Banking and finance Dr Hendrik Pielka
Infrastructure Jan Liepe
IT/outsourcing Jens-Holger Petri
IT/outsourcing Dr Claudius Dechamps
M&A and corporate Laurenz Meckmann
M&A and corporate Dr Hendrik Pielka
M&A and corporate Dr Torsten Weigt
Dispute resolution Dr Marcus Blankenheim
Dispute resolution Dr Christian Fassbender
Employment Dr Torsten Weigt
Pharmacy Dr Claudius Dechamps
Real estate Laurenz Meckmann
Marcus Blankenheim photoDr Marcus BlankenheimDr. Marcus Blankenheim advises on banking and capital market law. He represents…
Claudius Dechamps photoDr Claudius DechampsDr. Claudius Dechamps primarily advises companies from the IT, press and media…
Christian Faßbender photoDr Christian FaßbenderDr. Christian Fassbender advises on corporate and commercial law, as well as…
Margarethe Freifrau von Dörnberg photoMrs Margarethe Freifrau von DörnbergMargarethe von Dörnberg advises our clients in Corporate and Real Estate Transactions.…
Jan Liepe photo Jan LiepeJan Liepe specialises in banking and capital markets as well as in…
Laurenz Meckmann photo Laurenz MeckmannLaurenz Meckmann advises on national and international transactions, including the purchase and…
Lucas Paolazzi photo Lucas PaolazziLucas Paolazzi advises clients from the whole financial sector on banking and…
Jens-Holger Petri photo Jens-Holger PetriThe prime focus of Jens-Holger Petri’s work is on outsourcing and IT…
Hendrik Pielka photoDr Hendrik PielkaDr. Hendrik Pielka specialises in issues around the stock exchange and the…
Torsten Weigt photoDr Torsten WeigtDr. Torsten Weigt specialises in individual and collective employment law including all…
Number of lawyers : 15
bwf (Federal Association of Securities Trading Firms)
Contacts : Dr Marcus Blankenheim
Contacts : Jan Liepe
Contacts : Dr Hendrik Pielka