Merve Schmitte, LLM, (Goethe University Frankfurt)

Banking & Finance, Real Estate Finance, Leveraged & Acquisition Finance


Merve Schmitte, a Solicitor qualified in Ireland and England & Wales, is an associate in the Banking & Finance practice in Mayer Brown’s Frankfurt office.

She advises financial institutions, corporates and private equity investors in connection with real estate finance, acquisition finance, corporate loans and other syndicated loans. 

Before joining Mayer Brown Merve worked for other international law firms in Istanbul and Frankfurt, specializing in Banking & Finance. She is also qualified as a lawyer in Turkey.

*not admitted in Germany


  • Advised Edmond de Rothschild Real Estate Investment Management on financing for London logistics property.
  • Advised lenders on financing the acquisition of an office building in Germany.
  • Advised a lender on the financing of a hotel portfolio in Germany.
  • Advised Avedon on the acquisition of FormMed HealthCare AG.

  • Advised a banking consortium on its refinancing of a logistics portfolio.*

  • Advised a German bank on the financing of two residential property portfolios.*

  • Advised a listed company on the acquisition of three commercial office properties.*

  • Advised an MDAX company on its refinancing of a consortium loan.*

* at previous law firm





  • Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany, LLM
  • Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey, LLB
  • Koç University, Istanbul, Turkey, BA


  • Solicitor, Ireland
  • Solicitor, England and Wales
  • Avukat, Turkey


  • German
  • 英語
  • Turkish


Member of the Frankfurt Bar Association