Jochen Schnepper

Jochen Schnepper

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Jochen Schnepper
+49 (0)69 6677 38626

Jochen Schnepper is a member of the Real Estate Finance & Restructurings practice, and its Financial industry group. He focuses his banking practice on real estate finance. He advises all types of sponsors, including family offices, private equity firms, hedge funds and institutional investors, as well as mezzanine and senior lenders on real estate acquisition or development financings. He also advises private equity sponsors on leverage and buy-out finance.


  • One of Germany’s largest Pfandbrief banks on various acquisition and development financings, including for an urban development in Berlin and a commercial property in Munich
  • Melcombe Partners and GIC on the acquisition financing for German logistics properties as part of a pan-European logistics portfolio
  • Marcol and a US hedge fund on the financing for their German self-storage portfolio managed by an Opco/Propco structure
  • Rock Co. Capital Limited on financial restructuring for an industrial site in Germany
  • Arax Properties and Eurazeo SA on acquisition financing for German mixed-use portfolio in Berlin
  • Inovalis S.A. on various single asset acquisition financings and refinancings for properties throughout Germany
  • Blackstone, J.P. Morgan Asset Management, Bank of America Merril Lynch and J.P. Morgan AG on the financing of the acquisition of real estate properties or portfolios*
  • Waterland Private Equity , on the financing of the acquisition of target companies*

*Denotes experience prior to joining Goodwin.

Professional Experience

Jochen was admitted as a German lawyer (Rechtsanwalt) in 2013. Prior to joining Goodwin in 2021, Jochen worked for Hengeler Mueller in their Frankfurt, London, and Munich offices and was last partner at a real estate boutique in Frankfurt.



LLMInternational Financial Law

King’s College London

foreign year at the university LUISS Guido Carlo in Rome

University of Passau



  • Germany