PRESS RELEASE – Cleary Gottlieb Joins the European Banking Institute – EBI Europe

PRESS RELEASE – Cleary Gottlieb Joins the European Banking Institute

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, March 26, 2018.  Cleary Gottlieb has been invited to join the European Banking Institute as a Supporting Member.  As part of Cleary Gottlieb’s membership, Frankfurt partner Gabriele Apfelbacher will represent Cleary Gottlieb on the Advisory Board of the European Banking Institute.

About the European Banking Institute

Based in Frankfurt am Main, the European Banking Institute is an international center for banking studies designed to promote an in-depth dialogue between scholars, regulators, supervisors, industry representatives and advisors on issues concerning the regulation and supervision of banking and financial institutions and financial markets. The European Banking Institute is a joint venture of 28 European preeminent academic institutions which have decided to share and coordinate their commitments and structure their research activities in the field of banking regulation, banking supervision and banking resolution in Europe.

About Cleary Gottlieb’s Banking and Financial Regulatory Practice

Advising banks, financial services firms, exchanges and other infrastructure providers on regulatory, transactional and enforcement matters has always been a focus of Cleary Gottlieb’s global practice.  Cleary Gottlieb has dedicated teams in the U.S. and the main financial centers in Europe, including in London, Frankfurt and Paris, serving many of the largest and most systemically significant EU, U.S. and international financial institutions, both in the public and private sectors, as well as a number of EU and U.S. governments and regulatory agencies.  The firm offers clients the benefit of a fully integrated global practice encompassing a vast range of financial regulatory matters, including analysis and implementation of EU and U.S. regulatory reforms, M&A and capital markets transactions in the financial sector, as well as regulatory litigation, enforcement and compliance matters.

About Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has been a leader in the legal profession for more than 70 years.  Our 1,200 lawyers, who operate in 16 offices in major global financial centers, work together across practices, industries, and jurisdictions to provide clients with clear, actionable approaches to their most complex legal and business challenges.


European Banking Institute

Thomas Gstaedtner, President of the Supervisory Board
Enrico Leone, Chancellor


Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP

Dr. Gabriele Apfelbacher, Frankfurt office
T. +49-69-971030

Amélie Champsaur, Paris office
T. +33-1-40746800

Bob Penn, London office
T. +44-20-76142200

Jutta Grönefeld/Pascale Koall
Business Development Coordinators
T. +49-69-971030