International law firm Latham & Watkins has appointed Christina Ungeheuer, a partner in the leverage finance group at Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, to its Frankfurt office.
At Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, Ungeheuer has advised private equity firms and investment banks on a number of transactions and syndicated loans.
Before Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy, Ungeheuer was a partner in the banking and finance department of Baker & McKenzie.
Hans-Jürgen Lütt, managing partner in the Frankfurt office of Latham & Watkins, said that Ungeheuer’s appointment will bring the number of finance lawyers in Frankfurt to approximately 15.
Private equity clients of Latham & Watkins’ German operations include Bain Capital, BC Partners and CapVest.