Nadine Kämper


Nadine advises issuers, major investment banks and investors in a wide range of equity and debt capital markets transactions.
Her experience includes initial public offerings (including pre-IPO readiness and capital market compliance), rights issues, private placements, secondary offerings and block trades, capital increases with exclusion of subscription rights, convertible and exchangeable bonds, bonds with warrants as well as investment grade and high-yield bond offerings. In addition, Nadine provides ongoing advice to listed issuers with regard to their ongoing obligations, such as insider dealing, ad-hoc publicity, directors’ dealings and other ongoing obligations following a listing.


Representative matters

A leisure, travel and tourism company on the successful refinancing of Corona-related staid aid measures by way of rights issues, non-preemptive capital increases and convertible bond issuances in the total amount of around EUR 4.5bn.

Sartorius on a capital increase and treasury shares placement with a total volume of EUR 1.4bn.

The underwriters on the placement of EUR 1bn convertible bonds of Rheinmetall. 

Hapag-Lloyd on its IPO on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and on the regulated market of the Hamburg Stock Exchange.

The underwriters on the spin-off IPO of Uniper on the regulated market (Prime Standard) of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange.

Published Work

  • N. Kämper (2024) as co-author, "EU-ProspektVO 2017 und WpPG Kommentars" (Berrar / Meyer / Schnorbus / Singhof / Wolf), 3rd, significantly revised and expanded edition, Deutscher Fachverlag GmbH, Fachmedien Recht und Wirtschaft
  • K. Sauer/N. Kämper (2023), "Indicative Timeline for an IPO (Germany)", Practical Law UK Practice Note, Thomson Reuters
  • N. Kämper (2023), "BGH: Nicht abschließende, beispielhafte Nennung von Ausschlussgründen für den Bezugsrechtsausschluss eines genehmigten Kapitals im Vorstandsbericht", Recht der Finanzinstrumente (RdF) 04/2023



Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2015
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.