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Mayer Brown International LLP
201 BISHOPSGATE
LONDON
EC2M 3AF
England
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Work Department

Banking & Finance

Position

Bernd Bohr advises his clients on a broad range of corporate and securities matters, with a particular focus on capital markets transactions, including both high yield and investment grade debt as well as equity capital markets transactions. A significant part of his practice involves cross-border transactions and he has advised clients from a broad range of industries in Abu Dhabi, Austria, Brazil, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, India, Italy, Japan, Morocco, the Netherlands, Pakistan, the Philippines, Russia, Slovakia, South Africa, Switzerland, Tunisia, the UK and the US.

Career

Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 2011, Bernd worked in the New York, London and Hong Kong offices of other large international law firms and spent a year on client secondment in the corporate legal department of a large multinational in Switzerland. He is admitted to practice law in New York, England & Wales and Germany. Admissions: Frankfurt am Main, Germany England and Wales New York

Languages

German English French

Education

The University of Chicago Law School Master of Laws University of Trier, Law School Juris Doctor

Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > High yield

(Leading individuals)

Bernd BohrMayer Brown International LLP

Mayer Brown International LLP is ‘a top-tier firm when it comes to high yield bond offerings in Germany, where they have quite a strong footprint‘. One client remarks that ‘with deep knowledge of the high yield market, and being very much engaged and easy to work with, the team is able to take the client’s perspective and addresses possible issues proactively to optimise the outcome for the client’. The firm is the only one in London to offer high-level advice on high yield bonds in English, US and German law. Practice head and key high yield partner Bernd Bohr is ‘very technical – even innovative – diligent and commercial in terms of providing advice‘.