Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Jochen Eichhorn has been practicing as an attorney since 1991. Right from the beginning of his activity as an attorney he has advised in the areas of banking- and capital markets, asset management, retail- and private banking / wealth management, including litigation and dispute resolution.
After a banking apprenticeship with BHF-Bank, he studied at the universities in Freiburg im Breisgau (law and political economy) and Berlin (Dr. jur.). Thereafter, he completed an internship with a law firm in France as well as internships in the U.S.A. and France. Between 1992 and 1993 he worked as an attorney for a leading German law firm. Subsequently, he worked for the German Investment and Asset Management Association (BVI) between 1993 and 1999 – at last as a senior director legal and tax. Between 1999 and 2006 he held various executive positions in the areas legal, compliance and risk control at UBS Wealth and Asset Management in Germany – at last as deputy head of legal with UBS Deutschland AG (incl. investment banking).
Lachner Westphalen Spamer (LWS) is a boutique German firm, reputed to provide the highest quality advice to their corporate and financial services clients. It has a small, flexible unit dedicated to the needs of the individual client. Our partners' different specialisations enable us to offer full-service in the major areas of banking, corporate and commercial law.