"He is impressing peers and clients alike with his expertise."
Chambers Global 2013
Dr. Jochen Seitz is a partner in the Frankfurt office of Mayer Brown's Banking & Finance practice. He heads the firm's European Capital Markets practice and is a member of Mayer Brown's Global Partnership Board.
Jochen advises consortium banks and issuers on the entire range of debt capital markets and derivatives transactions, including investment grade bonds, debt issuance programs, structured notes, securitized derivatives and OTC derivatives as well as certificates of indebtedness (Schuldscheine). He is author in one of the leading legal commentaries on the German Securities Prospectus Act.
Furthermore, his practice covers financial services where he advises banks, exchanges and other infrastructure providers among others in connection with the trading of commodity derivatives and cross-border financial services as well as on current changes on European level, especially MiFID II/MiFIR and EMIR.
Jochen is an external expert in the legal and regulatory committee of the German Derivatives Association (Deutscher Derivate Verband) as well as a lecturer at the University of Munich on Regulatory Law.