Malte advises domestic and foreign banks and financial services institutions as well as asset managers on matters relating to banking regulatory law, investment law and corporate governance topics.

He further supports clients conducting internal investigations and advises on compliance issues.

His practice also includes capital markets work as well as financing in connection with M&A transactions.

Malte regularly publishes articles on corporate and banking law and is a visiting lecturer at Bucerius Law School, Hamburg.


  • Admitted to bar 2013
  • Diplom-Kaufmann
  • Bucerius Law School Hamburg (Dr. iur.)
  • Distance University Hagen (Dipl.-Kaufmann)
  • University of Mannheim
  • New York University
  • University of Cambridge


  • Europäisches Bankenaufsichtsrecht (European Banking Regulation), approx. 450 pages (forthcoming, Q3 2021)
  • Fit and Proper Assessments of Board Members of Banks and Investment Firms: A European Perspective, 33 Journal of International Banking Law and Regulation (2018), p. 191-199
  • Organisational Requirements for Investment Firms (Chapter 8), in: Veil, Rüdiger (Ed.), European Capital Markets Law, 2. Edition 2017, p. 621-690
  • Regulation of Benchmarks (Chapter 9), in: Veil, Rüdiger (Ed.), European Capital Markets Law, 2. Edition 2017, p. 691-720
  • Perspektiven der privaten Rechtsdurchsetzung im europäischen Kapitalmarktrecht, ZGR 2015, p. 124-160
  • Compliance und die prinzipiengeleitete Aufsicht über Bankengruppen, 2012
  • Englisches Kapitalmarktrecht, 2010 (with Rüdiger Veil)
  • Prospektbefreiung gemäß § 4 Abs. 2 Nr. 3 WpPG bei Unternehmensübernahmen, WM 2008, p. 1285-1295 (with Rüdiger Veil)
  • Möglichkeiten der Einführung einer Class Action im deutschen Kapitalmarktrecht, ZEuP 2007, p. 1097-1121
  • Eine Frage des Prinzips, in: Börsen-Zeitung dated 24.6.2015, p. 2