Schalast partner Andreas Walter appointed professor

On July 1, 2020 Andreas Walter, lawyer and partner in the Frankfurt office of the business law firm Schalast and head of the practice group Banking & Finance there, was appointed full professor of law at the IUBH. Prof. Dr. Andreas Walter is a lecturer at the Frankfurt School of Finance & Management for 10 years and publishes regularly, especially on banking law topics.

The connection between science and practice as well as the active encouragement of young professionals has always been of great importance at Schalast. Many partners and other lawyers of the firm are lecturers at various universities and frequently invited speakers at various conferences. Schalast is listed as a top employer by the Juve career portal Azur, among others, because of its training and further education offers.

Andreas Walter commented: "I am very grateful that, in addition to my work as a lawyer, I have the opportunity to professionalize my academic work even more. It gives me great pleasure to be able to support young people in finding and pursuing their individual path, but also to participate in the scholarly discourse on proper law.

At the IUBH Andreas Walter will focus on banking law and general business law issues, in particular public law and international relations.