Tilman Jacob


Tilman is a capital markets lawyer with a focus on derivatives, structured products and structured finance transactions.

He advises clients on a variety of derivatives transactions - including over-the-counter and exchange traded derivatives - involving different asset classes. He has experience in structured finance and securitisation transactions, in which he advises on regulatory aspects. Tilman works with a range of clients, including investment banks, asset managers, private equity funds and market infrastructure companies.
His experience also includes a secondment at a large international bank in the debt capital markets legal team as well as a secondment at the firm's London office.



Admitted as Rechtsanwalt, Germany, 2022


Second German Law Degree, Higher Regional Court Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2022
First German Law Degree, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany, 2019 

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.