Wilfried E. Witthuhn specializes in German-U.S. cross-border investments and transactions. As a partner in our Capital Markets and Real Estate practices, Wilfried represents real estate investment funds and related entities.
With more than 30 years of experience, Wilfried represents German and U.S. real estate investment funds of all kinds, helping them to structure their funds and to purchase, sell and finance U.S. commercial and multifamily real properties.
In addition, Wilfried represents German and other European industrial companies in general corporate matters and corporate acquisitions in the U.S. and Canada. He also counsels several German banks in their U.S. lending and other activities, and has extensive experience in the formation of joint ventures for real estate and industrial projects. From time to time, he has been retained as an expert witness on German civil, commercial and procedural law in a number of U.S. litigation cases.
J.D., University of Hamburg, Germany
U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York