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Dr. Nicole Campbell


CMS Hasche Sigle
Neue Mainzer Straße 2–4
60311 Frankfurt
Languages German, English

Knowledge management expert Dr Nicole Campbell is a member of the CMS Restructuring and Insolvency group. She gathers, analyses and processes information and data to advise creditors prior to and during insolvencies as well as to assist with (financial) restructuring, insolvency administration and the enforcement of contentious claims before state courts.

Nicole joined CMS in 2020. She started her legal career in 2004 and subsequently worked for corporates as well as for several international law firms in Frankfurt and London.

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  • Author of Sec. 90a – 90f, 143 – 146 Investment Act, in: “German Investment Act/German Investment Tax Act”, Ed.: Berger/Steck/Lübbehüsen, Munich, 2010
  • “Liability of the management company of an externally managed investment stock corporation”, in: Institute for Law and Finance, Working Paper Series No. 101, 04/2009 (with Henny Müchler)
  • “The new asset class ‘infrastructure investment fund shares’ pursuant to Sec. 90a-90f Investment Act”, in: Wertpapiermitteilungen, No. 38/2008, pp. 1774-1782
  • “Modernisation of the outsourcing regime”, in: Zeitschrift für Bankrecht und Bankwirtschaft, vol. 3/2008, pp. 148-159
  • “The ‘look through’ principle pursuant to Sec. 36 (2) No. 1 SolvV in the case of acquisition of investment units”, in: Zeitschrift für Bankrecht und Bankwirtschaft, vol. 4/2007, pp. 262-272 (with Dr. Kai-Uwe Steck)
  • “Cross-border banking business for non-EU banks gets problematic”, in: Derivatives, vol. 8, no. 7, p. 24 (with Dr. Kai-Uwe Steck)
  • “Licence obligation for cross-border banking and financial services”, in: Zeitschrift für Bankrecht und Bankwirtschaft, vol. 5/2006, pp. 354-365 (with Dr. Kai-Uwe Steck)
  • “The locust-debate in Germany: Is a new and far-reaching regulation of hedge funds necessary?”, in: European Single Financial Market 2005/2006, Euromoney Yearbooks, pp. 70-73 (with Dr. Kai-Uwe Steck)
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  • 2001 - 2004: PhD, University of Duesseldorf
  • 2000: Second state examination in law
  • 1998 - 2000: Trainee lawyer at Dortmund Regional Court including placements in a law firm in San Diego, USA
  • 1997: First state examination in law
  • 1991 - 1997: Law studies at the University of Muenster
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