Winfried M. Carli is a partner in the Finance practice.  

He has extensive experience in domestic and crossborder bank finance and restructuring matters, with a particular focus on acquisition financings.

Winfried represents national and international private equity firms, financial institutions, debt funds and companies on all types of debt transactions.

Winfried regularly publishes and lectures on financing and restructuring issues. He is cited as one of the leading banking and finance lawyers in Germany in the most recent editions of Chambers Europe/Global and IFLR1000 (ranked as Leading Lawyer), JUVE Handbook (ranked as Leading Lawyer for Banking and Acquisition Finance) and The Legal 500 (Leading Lawyers – Finance)  and ranked among “Germany's Best Lawyers 2022” by Handelsblatt. Recently, Winfried was ranked as aLawyer of the Year 2022” by Handelsblatt and “Legal All Stars 2021“ by WirtschaftsWoche for Banking and Finance.

Clients praise Winfried Carli as "powerhouse for leveraged finance work." (Chambers Europe/Global, 2022)