Sven H Schneider is a partner at Hengeler Mueller in Frankfurt. Dr Schneider specialises in banking and regulatory transactions, and compliance matters and internal investigations in the financial sector. He has published several articles in these areas. He studied at the universities in Freiburg/Breisgau and Heidelberg. He holds a doctorate degree (Dr jur) from the University of Mainz and an LLM from Boalt Hall School of Law at the University of California, Berkeley. After serving his legal clerkship at the Higher Regional Court of Hamburg, he was admitted to the German Bar in 2003. He is also admitted as an attorney-atlaw in New York. He joined Hengeler Mueller in 2005.