Dr. Malte Richter is a counsel in the Frankfurt office of Mayer Brown’s Corporate as well as Restructuring, Bankruptcy & Insolvency practices. He advises national and international companies, banks, financial investors and insolvency administrators on restructuring, bankruptcy and insolvency law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate matters, joint ventures and general matters of commercial and trade law. Beside his transactional work he is standing legal counsel to various US and German companies that are, among others, active in the automotive supply, solar, petrochemical and glass manufacturing industry.
Malte is an active member of Mayer Brown’s Pro Bono Committee and a regular speaker at conferences and seminars. He is also a co-founder and board member of Pro Bono Deutschland e.V.
, an association for the promotion of pro bono legal advice for non-profit and non-governmental organizations and projects in Germany.
Malte is a trained German lawyer but also admitted to practice in the State of New York as well as Washington, DC. Besides his native German, he is fluent in English and speaks conversational French.
Before joining Mayer Brown in 2006, Malte worked as a foreign attorney with a large US-law firm in Chicago and as a banker (Bankkaufmann) with Dresdner Bank AG (now Commerzbank AG) in Wiesbaden.