“Sources say Thomas Weitkamp ‘knows what he is talking about and is very persuasive with clients.’”
Chambers Global 2018

Thomas Weitkamp

  • Maximilianstrasse 13
  • 80539 Munich
  • Germany

Thomas Weitkamp, a leading German finance lawyer, advises clients on complex domestic and cross-border finance and financial restructuring transactions. Mr. Weitkamp advises private equity funds, debt funds, financial institutions, and corporate borrowers on a range of matters including:

  • Acquisition finance
  • Direct lending (including senior/super senior structures)
  • Public-to-private transactions
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Infrastructure financing
  • Corporate financing
  • Restructurings

He draws on extensive experience with lenders and borrowers, including recently in particular unitranche financings. Mr. Weitkamp balances excellent technical expertise with a savvy commercial sense to help clients achieve their strategic objectives and ensure the success of their financing transactions.

Mr. Weitkamp’s experience includes advising:

  • Alanta Health Group on the refinancing of existing loans
  • Apera Asset Management on the
    • financing of the acquisition of the Toolport Group by Riverside
    • financing of Insight Secure’s acquisition of Verimatrix
  • Ares, ING, and Rabobank on the unitranche/super senior financing of Kharis Capital’s acquisition of Nordsee Holding
  • Blackrock on the financing of the acquisition of the Catalysts group and Crisp Research by DBAG
  • CAPZA on the financing of the acquisition of Saal Digital by Ardian
  • DPE Deutsche Private Equity on the valantic Group unitranche/super senior acquisition financing
  • Ergon Capital Partners on the
    • refinancing of Sausalitos Group
    • refinancing of Opseo Group (Deutsche Intensivpflege)
  • IK Investment Partners on the
    • financing of the acquisition of MDT technologies GmbH
    • financing of the acquisition of Ondal-Group
  • Lindsay Goldberg on the on the takeover of Bilcare Research Group (Bilcare Research)
  • Pemberton on the unitranche/super senior financing of DPE Deutsche Private Equity’s acquisition of the BE-terna Group
  • Partners Group on the financing of the acquisition of the Schleich Group
  • Stirling Square Capital Partners on the sale of Cartonplast to DBAG
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