Robert Wessely focuses his practice on international and domestic corporate transactions, including strategic and structural advice regarding mergers and acquisitions, private equity, joint ventures, venture capital, financing, restructuring, and licensing transactions. He regularly advises senior executives on their employment and compensation packages, and has substantial real estate experience, particularly for foreign investors. He also has experience in media and entertainment and related corporate and intellectual property matters.
Robert’s practice extends to a variety of industries, ranging from financial institutions, offshore funds, and investment vehicles, to air transport, software licensing and distribution, specialized manufacturing, media (radio, publishing, and film), architecture and construction law, as well as oil and gas.
He previously served at the U.S. Department of State with the National Security Council Interagency Task Force on the Law of the Sea.
Robert is a registered foreign lawyer in the United Kingdom, and is fluent in German.