Friedrich Jergitsch has been a partner of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP since 2003 and is based in the Vienna office. He is a member of our Global Transactions group and specialises in bank restructurings, bank regulatory law, structured finance transactions and insolvency law. He advises a wide range of financial institutions in Austria and CEE / CIS. Friedrich was born in 1963 in Vienna, Austria. He holds a law degree of the University of Vienna and, before becoming a lawyer, worked as a credit analyst for an international bank. He has published articles on cross-border safe custody of securities, foreign exchange law and insolvency law. Friedrich speaks German, English and Russian.