Eyles, Uwe

Uwe Eyles

Retired Partner

Dr. Uwe Eyles retired from the partnership in May 2016. He was a partner in the Frankfurt Office and a member of the Financial Institutions Group focusing his work on banking law, financial services, and financial regulation. In the German legal market, he received particular praise for his work in:

  • Financial regulation
  • Deposit protection
  • Bank insolvencies and restructurings
  • Compliance    
  • Bank-related dispute resolution

Dr. Eyles worked on numerous highly complex transactions and innovative legal structures. His clients included domestic and foreign banks, investment firms, payment institutions, deposit-guarantee schemes, bank associations, financial investors, and public sector clients.

JUVE consistently named Dr. Eyles as a “recommended” lawyer for banking law and financial regulation, as well as for litigation, and as a “leading lawyer” for banking law and financial regulation. According to clients, Dr. Eyles “offers efficient and pragmatic solutions” (JUVE 2014/2015). Chambers Europe listed him as a “key individual” for banking and finance in Germany.


  • Dr. iur., University of Constance, 1990
  • Second German State Exam, Higher Regional Court, Stuttgart, 1988
  • First German State Exam, University of Constance, 1985