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Michael has extensive experience in advising Austrian, European and international clients in many areas of banking and finance. Michael has acted for banks, corporate clients and sponsors in a multitude of complexities ranging from senior financing to secured leveraged financing to structuring and documenting securitisations and other structured finance transactions.
Michael has advised arrangers and issuers in stand-alone debt issuances as well as debt issuance programmes in the context of secured and unsecured senior bonds, hybrid capital as well as regulatory capital bonds issued by banks. Michael has also been involved in many land mark restructurings and insolvencies, including the largest corporate restructuring (and insolvency) in Austria, the largest corporate restructuring in Latin America and the only corporate insolvency of an originator of assets underlying asset-backed securities in Austria.