Philipp Seltzer, a finance associate in Latham & Watkins’ Frankfurt office, advises German and international clients on a range of domestic and cross-border finance transactions.

Mr. Seltzer represents financial institutions, private equity funds, and corporate borrowers in: 

  • Cross border and domestic acquisition financings 
  • General corporate financings 
  • Financial restructurings 

Prior to joining Latham, he gained experience in the banking and finance department of another major international law firm and a state-owned development bank.

Mr. Seltzer's experience includes advising:

  • Chequers Capital on the acquisition financing of 7days Group 
  • Bank consortium on the refinancing of Benteler Group

Bar Qualification

  • Rechtsanwalt (Germany)


  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court Frankfurt, 2020
  • First German State Exam, University of Heidelberg, 2016