Wencke Hamer

Wencke Hamer

Senior Associate

Wencke advises German and foreign companies, investors and financial institutions on insolvency and corporate law issues.
She focuses on crisis situations, in particular on cross-border, in-court and out-of-court restructurings as well as distressed M&A transactions.



Admitted as German Rechtsanwältin, 2018


Second German Law Degree, 2017

LL.M., King’s College London, 2014

First German Law Degree, 2013

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.