Ulrich Weidemann

Ulrich Weidemann is counsel at Memminger LLP. He specializes in Corporate Finance and Private Equity. Furthermore, he advises clients on capital market and regulatory issues as well as on capital markets litigation.

Prior to joining Memminger LLP, Ulrich Weidemann worked in the capital market practice group of the US law firm Shearman & Sterling LLP in Frankfurt/Main where he advised companies on issues of initial public offering, capital increases, issuance of bonds and financing. In addition, he worked for Freshfields Bruckhaus Dering LLP in Frankfurt/Main and New York from 2004 to 2013. Ulrich Weidemman has sector know-how in the fields of automobile, banking, finance, electronic engineering, telecommunications, insurance, chemical industry, transport, energy, real estate and foodstuff.

Selected Projects

  • Deutsche Investitions- und Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH on the IPO of Azure Power Global Limited at the NYSE
  • Adidas AG on the introduction of a worldwide employee participation program
  • Various companies (including Crédit Agricole, Michelin, Orange, Peugeot, Sanofi, Société Générale und Vivendi) on the implementation of employee participation programs
  • Hypo Real Estate Holding on reprivatization and IPO of Deutsche Pfandbriefbank
  • International investor regarding a planned pre-IPO investment in a major German pharmaceutical company
  • Commerzbank, J.P. Morgan, Société Générale und UniCredit Bank AG on the IPO of Stabilus S.A. at the Frankfurt Stock Exchange
  • P. Morgan, Morgan Stanley, BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank, Berenberg, Kempen & Co, Commerzbank, Erste Group and Société Générale on the IPO of the Deutsche Annington Immobilien SE
  • Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley and KKR Capital Markets on the IPO of the Kion Group AG
  • Deutsche Bank AG, Joh. Berenberg, Gossler & Co. KG, Citigroup Global Markets Limited, J.P. Morgan Securities plc, Barclays Bank PLC, HSBC Trinkhaus & Burkhardt AG, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods Ltd. and M.M.Warburg & CO on the IPO of the Talanx Aktiengesellschaft
  • KfW on acquisition of EADS shares from Daimler
  • Prime Office AG on its IPO as G-REIT
  • GSW Immobilien AG during its IPO
  • Ströer Out-of-Home Media AG on its IPO
  • K + S Aktiengesellschaft on its capital increase
  • Otto Beisheim Holding GmbH on the sale of shares of Metro AG to various investors
  • Various private equity funds on the outsourcing and planned privatization of a real estate portfolio as G-REIT
  • SFC Smart Fuel Cell AG on its IPO
  • International investor on the restructuring (of bonds) of the Solarworld AG
  • Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA on the placement of bonds through its wholly-owned subsidiary Fresenius Finance B.V.
  • Big German bank on the planned repurchase of issued hybrid bonds
  • International bank in connection with possible claims for damages against a German company for breaching ad-hoc publicity obligations
  • International investor in connection with possible claims for damages against a German company for breaching ad hoc disclosure requirements
  • International investor in connection with numerous violations against the EU short-selling regulations
  • Arclight Capital Partners on the refinancing of a German wind farm portfolio
  • AEA Investors on the financing of the acquisition of BOA Balg- und Kompensatoren-Technologie GmbH
  • Iesy Hessen GmbH & Co. KG and its main shareholder Apollo on the refinancing of iesy through a high yield bond and a syndicated loan
  • Erich Wesjohann GmbH & Co. KG on the financing of the acquisition of Aviagen
  • Takko Holding on the mezzanine financing
  • Arclight Capital Partners on sell of a German wind farm portfolio
  • Man AG on its takeover offer to the shareholders of Scania AB