Robert Wieder has joined Faegre Baker Daniels in London as a partner in the firm’s corporate practice, where he will advise on corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate matters throughout Europe, the Middle East and beyond.
Wieder is an ally for international businesses as they grow and operate. His Austrian heritage, London location and wide geographic experience are powerful assets for corporate clients. A background in litigation and arbitration complements his transactional work.
He has experience in the natural resources, mining, oil and gas, finance, health care, retail, defence, food and beverage, tech, and communications industries. He has advised on the sale and purchase of companies and joint ventures in many of these sectors, as well as mining assets.
“I am thrilled to join Faegre Baker Daniels’ corporate team, comprised of highly experienced attorneys who partner with clients ranging from emerging startups to multinational corporations to solve the most complex transactions, regulatory matters and litigation that businesses face,” said Wieder.
FaegreBD partner Alex Denny, who leads the firm’s London office said, “Robert understands the fast-paced and increasingly complex business environment of today’s global marketplace. His robust experience and grasp of international business and European Union law will aid him in anticipating our clients’ needs and helping them mitigate risk to achieve their business goals. Robert’s expertise complements our strong London Team as we continue to grow.”
Wieder has served on the boards of directors for businesses such as European American Investment Bank AG, Integrated Nursing Homes Ltd, Guest Krieger Ltd and Marchpole Holdings PLC. He is a member of the International Bar Association as well as professional organizations related to corporate finance, business and arbitration.
Prior to joining Faegre Baker Daniels, Wieder practiced as a partner with Bryan Cave and Field Fisher Waterhouse. He holds a law degree from Victoria University of Manchester LL.B, with honours.