Alexander has a broad practice focussing on capital markets, banking and regulatory issues, including bank supervision and securities regulation. 

He particularly advises companies and banks in a wide variety of capital markets transactions. This covers IPOs and capital increases requiring a prospectus. In addition, he focusses on capital market based financing through the issue of bonds and structured investment products and he advises corporate clients and banks on syndicated loans and other financings.

On banking and regulatory issues, Alexander advises domestic and foreign banks and financial services institutions on matters relating to investment and banking regulatory law, payment services and securities regulation. A particular focus of his work is advice related to innovative financial technologies (FinTech).

Alexander regularly publishes articles on regulatory law and is a visiting lecturer at University of Mannheim.

Career

  • Admitted to bar 2018
  • Secondment Morgan Stanley Europe 2019
  • University of Heidelberg
  • University of Giessen
  • Leuphana University of Lueneburg (Dr. iur)
  • Leuphana University of Lueneburg (LL.M.)
  • Lecturer for Public International Law and Regulatory Law at the Leuphana University Lueneburg
  • Lecturer for Regulatory Management at the University of Mannheim

Publications

  • Die Digital Finance Strategy der Europäischen Kommission – ein erster Schritt in die richtige Richtung, EuZW 2021, 52-58
  • Bail-in statt Bail-out – Das Zusammenwirken von MREL, TLAC und TLOF, WM 2020, 1856-1862
  • Bail-in – Externe Bail-in Implementierung von der Bekanntgabe der Abwicklungsanordnung bis zur Wiederaufnahme des Handels, BKR 2020, 112-117
  • Bail-in statt Bail-out – Institutsinterne Vorbereitung für die externe Umsetzung durch Mindestanforderungen zur Umsetzung eines Bail-in (MaBail-in), WM 2020, 164-169
  • Organisation der Regulierungsverwaltung, Dissertation, Springer, 2018
  • The Transformation of the European Central Bank – A Legitimacy Crisis: From Being the Anchor of Price Stability to being a ghost ship of the banking regulation; Korea Journal of Law and Legislation Vol. 7 No. 2, 2017, 71-104
  • Bail-in statt Bail-out – Die Abwicklung und Restrukturierung von Banken erfordert TLAC und MREL: Umsetzung durch ein Legislativpaket für die Bankenunion, BKR 2017, 363-367
  • Auf dem Weg zur Vollendung der Bankenunion – Vorschlag eines Legis­lativpakets zur Reform des Regulierungsrahmens für die Finanzmärkte, EuZW 2017, 172-176
  • Organisation of Banking Regulation, Springer, 2015