Christopher Jahnke

Christopher Jahnke

Senior Associate

Christopher has broad experience representing lenders and borrowers across a range of cross-border banking transactions including real estate finance, corporate syndicated lending, structured finance and other general lending transactions.
He has particular focus on investment and development real estate finance transactions in all real estate asset classes across Europe.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

Member, New York State Bar Association



Solicitor, England and Wales, 2012

Registered European Lawyer, Germany, 2007

Attorney-at-Law, State of New York, USA, 2007

Attorney-at-Law,, State of New Jersey, USA, 2007


Juris Doctorate, Temple University Beasley School of Law, Philadelphia, USA, 2006

Bachelor of Arts, English Literature, Swarthmore College, USA, 1998


A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.