Patricia Volhard

Partner
London
Tel: +44 20 7786 5505
Frankfurt
Tel: +49 69 2097 5150
Overview
Patricia Volhard is a partner in Debevoise’s Frankfurt and London offices and is a member of the firm’s Private Equity and Funds/Investment ... Read Full Biography

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Upcoming Events

Recent Events

  • Navigating a New Marketing and ESG Reporting Framework
    24 February 2021
    Invest Europe
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Challenges for Marketing Funds in the EU: Brexit and the EU’s New Rules on Cross-Border Marketing
    23 February 2021
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • The New Statutory Regulations on Pre-Marketing
    22 February 2021
    German Private Equity and Venture Capital Association e.V.
    Fund Jurisdiction Act
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Various Topics Related to the Financial Sector and Investment Industry
    27 November 2020
    BaFin / BVK
    Yearly Update Talk with the Federal Agency for Finance (BaFin Bundesanstalt für Finanzen, Germany) and Representatives from Industry Associations
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • LP-Sektor und ESG
    26 November 2020
    Bundesverband Deutscher Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaften - German Private Equity and Venture Capital Association e.V.
    Eigenkapitaltag
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Competitiveness of EU AIF Industry
    25 November 2020
    European Commission Directorate for Financial Stability, Financial Services and Capital Markets Union
    Review of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive: The Way Forward
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investing in Societal Change Beyond Financial Growth
    24 November 2020
    Deutsche Börse Venture Network in cooperation mit der UnternehmerTUM durch
    Exklusives Executive Training für Wachstumsunternehmen
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Governance – Disclosing and Managing Financial Crime Risks
    19 November 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    ESG Webinar Series
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • The New European ESG Regulation - Impact on Disclosure, Due Diligence and Liability of PE Fund Managers
    10:00 – 11:00am EDT | 3:00 – 4:00pm BST | 4:00 – 5:00pm CET
    Webinar Series
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Structuring for Asian Funds: Hong Kong, Luxembourg and Beyond
    17 November 2020
    Hong Kong Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
    HKVCA Webinar
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Luxembourg & Other European Tax & Regulatory Considerations
    11 November 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Key Luxembourg and Other European Tax and Regulatory Considerations for Global Investors and Sponsors in Relation to SMAs
    Webcast
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Disclosure Regulation and Requirements for Fund Managers Next Year
    22 October 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    ESG Webinar Series
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Sustainable Investment – Making an Impact in Private Debt, Yet?
    7 October 2020
    Private Debt Investors
    PDI Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Luxembourg Tax and Regulatory Issues for Global Investors and Sponsors - Credit Fund Focus
    22 September 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • AIFMD Review ESMA Publishes Its Recommendations for Improvements
    10 September 2020
    American Investment Council
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Capital and Remuneration Rules for EU and UK Investment Firms
    10 September 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • ESG Update – Eine rechtliche Einordnung
    22 July 2020
    BVK (Bundesverband Deutscher Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaften)
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions - Modul 5.1: Fonds
    16 July 2020
    JurGrad gGmbH, University Münster, Rechtswissenschaftliche Fakultät
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Key Luxembourg Tax and Regulatory Issues for Global Investors and Sponsors
    9 July 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Germany’s EU Presidency: What does it mean for the private funds industry?
    30 June 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • New European ESG Disclosure Standards: An Overview for Private Fund Managers
    24 June 2020
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Update – Regulation, Self-Regulation and Politics
    28 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • ESG for Investment Companies and Investors – Where Will This Journey Take Us?
    27 February 2020
    BVK e.V. - Bundesverband Deutscher Kapitalbeteiligungsgesellschaften
    BVK Fachforum
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Reaching Full-Regulation Threshold -- Should I Stay or Should I Go?
    26 February 2020
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    The European Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Engaged Conversation: Spotlight on Regulation
    26 February 2020
    Informa Connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Keynote Address: Upcoming New Regulation and Trends in Fund Structures
    25 February 2020
    Informa connect
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Investor Dialogue: Priorities and Pitfalls for Institutional Private Equity Investments
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Options – Direct Investments, (Funds-of-)Funds and Managed Accounts
    20 January 2020
    WM Seminare, Bii - Bund Institutioneller Investoren
    WM Seminare
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • 2020 Outlook: How to Raise Money in Europe
    12 November 2019
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York
    Speaking Engagements
  • What are the Benefits of Luxembourg PE Structures for German Investors and Fund Managers?
    7 November 2019
    Luxembourg Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    Luxembourg Private Equity Conference
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Standing Out through Conscious Investing
    6 November 2019
    LPGP Connect

    4th Annual LPGP Private Debt Europe Conference

    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Sustainability - What Exactly Can One Imagine?
    9 September 2019
    BVK
    BVK Experts Talk
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    20 June 2019
    British Private Equity and Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory Issues for Real Estate Funds
    13 June 2019
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Capital Raising in the EU – How Can CMU Create Conditions for Equal Access to Finance Across the EU?
    7 June 2019
    EU Commission
    EU Commission Workshop
    Brussels, Belgium
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Equity – New Tax and Structuring Developments
    8 May 2019
    Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    15th Ed. of the ALFI London Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • European Fund Structures Update - Has the Reserved Alternative Investment Fund met Investors’ Expectations?
    4 April 2019
    Unquote
    Unquote Fund Structuring Forum
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Vertragsbedingungen internationaler Fonds und Vereinbarkeit mit Solvency II und AnlV (Anlageverordnung)
    3 April 2019
    SZ Fachkonferenz / SV Veranstaltungen
    SZ Kapitalanlagetag 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economic Key Terms
    28 March 2019
    WM Gruppe
    WM Private Equity & Venture Capital Summit 2019
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    27 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Geneva Investors' Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    22 March 2019
    EBS Business School
    International Real Estate Investment Vehicles: Debt Fund Structures
    Oestrich Winkel, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Terms: Economics and Other Key Fund Terms
    21 March 2019
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Fund Training
    Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • General Counsel Fireside Chat
    10-12 March 2019
    International Bar Association
    20th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Jüngste aufsichtsrechtliche Entwicklungen und ihre Relevanz für PE und VC
    28 February 2019
    BVK
    BVK Fachforum 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Developments to Watch out for in 2019
    27 February 2019
    Schnittker Möllmann Partners
    PE Legal – The European Private Equity Summit 2019
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • How will business structures change in a post-Brexit world?
    27 February 2019
    SuperReturn International
    SuperReturn International
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • What is the Latest Update on Regulation?
    26 February 2019
    SuperReturn International
    German Private Equity Summit
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    7 December 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Impact of Brexit on Private Equity
    5 December 2018
    Real Deals
    Real Deals Brexit Roundtable
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Aktuelle Fragen bei der anwaltlichen Beratung von Private Debt Fonds, insbesondere bei der Standortwahl und vor dem Hintergrund des Brexits
    19 November 2018
    WM Seminare
    Private Debt Fonds Konferenz
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit for Private Funds: What Happens in March?
    14 November 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise breakfast seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • Hard Brexit, Its Consequences and Guidelines for Funds
    13 November 2018
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche (supported by P+P Pöllath + Partners, Schnittker Möllmann Partners, Alpers Wessel Dornbach)
    Hamburger Fondsgespräche
    Hamburg, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • European vs U.S. Funds: Competition on Both Sides of the Ocean
    6 November 2018
    LPGP Connect
    LPGP Private Debt Conference Europe
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Debt Funds - The New Alternative?
    30 October 2018
    Ipes
    LRI Investment Summit 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland SE / Handelsblatt
    Handelsblatt European Private Equity Summit
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current Regulation Issues for Private Equity
    26 October 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland
    European Private Equity Summit 2018
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to U.S. Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    15 October 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    AIFMD Notification and Anti Asset Stripping Rules in PE Transactions: How Are They Relevant to US Manager and U.S. Transactions?
    Debevoise & Plimpton, New York Office
    Speaking Engagements
  • Current key regulatory considerations for funds, including ESG trends, cross-border marketing, and credit fund regulation
    26 September 2018
    Ipes
    Ipes breakfast seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Main Structures Available
    21 September 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Training - London
    Debevoise & Plimpton, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • New Opportunities and Challenges for Investors and Creditors
    19 September 2018
    Jana Bumann, Süddeutscher Verlag Veranstaltungen GmbH
    Specialist Conference: Private Debt and Direct Lending
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit – How Will it Affect Germany's Financial Hub Frankfurt and the German Banking Industry?
    28 August 2018
    EUROFORUM Deutschland GmbH
    23rd Handelsblatt Euroforum Banking Summit Pre-Event
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
    6 July 2018
    Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Muenster
    Master’s Course Westfälische Wilhelms-Universität Muenster
    Münster, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Funds for German Investors
    21 June 2018
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum 2018
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Latest Regulatory and Tax Considerations for Real Estate Funds
    8 June 2018
    British Private Equity & Venture Capital Association
    BVCA Private Equity Real Estate Conference
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Private Ratings, Europe & Swaps
    20 April 2018
    American College of Investment Counsel
    Spring Investment Forum
    Chicago, Illinois
    Speaking Engagements
  • Brexit: Where Next for Private Equity?
    23 March 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Marketing Passport: Where is the best place for funds to locate? What impact does the marketing passport have on the free flow of capital? What this means for international investors?
    21 March 2018
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe Investors’ Forum
    Geneva, Switzerland
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory and Compliance Issues
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Introduction & Objectives, and the Fund Raising Process
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Fund Structures for European Funds
    9 March 2018
    Invest Europe/Debevoise
    Invest Europe Fund Structuring Training
    Debevoise, Frankfurt
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Legal Developments in Selected Principal Fund Jurisdictions in the EU and Offshore
    1 March 2018
    IBA Private Investment Funds Subcommittee of the IBA Investment Funds Committee and the American Bar Association Business Law Section’s Federal Regulation of Securities Committee Hedge Funds Subcommittee
    19th Annual International Conference on Private Investment Funds
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • The German Private Equity Market: The New Super Power?
    26 February 2018
    Knect365
    SuperReturn International – Berlin
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Solvency II – A Path Forward for Private Funds
    16 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    Debevoise Seminar
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Latest Trends in Fund Finance, including Hybrid and NAV Facilities at Fund Level
    16 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Fund Finance Dinner Discussion
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Where Will You Submit Your Next Licence Application?
    11 January 2018
    Debevoise & Plimpton
    European Funds Forum
    Speaking Engagements
  • Handelsblatt Financial Training: Kreditfonds (Debt Funds)
    7 December 2017
    Euroforum
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Darlehensfonds im EU-Umfeld: Herausforderungen des grenzüberschreitenden Geschäfts im besondere Lichte von Brexit
    27 November 2017
    WM Gruppe
    WM Seminar "Kreditfonds"
    Frankfurt, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Operational Efficiency and Legal Engineering – A Toolbox for Excellence
    21-22 November 2017
    Association of the Luxembourg Fund Industry
    Private Equity & Real Estate Conference
    Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
    Speaking Engagements
  • Direct Lending to the Mittelstand in Germany
    7 November 2017
    LPGP Connect
    2nd Annual Private Debt Conference
    Berlin, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Update on Brexit and What Invest Europe is Doing
    19 October 2017
    Invest Europe
    Invest Europe
    Webinar
    Speaking Engagements
  • Regulatory Challenges
    12 October 2017
    British Venture Capital and Private Equity Association
    BVCA Summit 2017
    London, UK
    Speaking Engagements
  • Structuring Considerations for European PE Investors
    5 October 2017
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
    Debevoise Breakfast Seminar
    Debevoise & Plimpton LLP, London
    Speaking Engagements
  • The View from the Outside
    28 September 2017
    BL Global
    Channel Islands Funds Forum
    Jersey, Channel Islands
    Speaking Engagements
  • The Regulatory Framework of Debt Funds in Europe and Impact on Terms
    20 June 2017
    Private Debt Investor
    PDI Germany Forum
    Munich, Germany
    Speaking Engagements
  • Reverse Solicitation
    18 May 2017
    Emerging Markets Private Equity Association
    EMPEA’s Investor Relations and Marketing Member Community - Breakfast Q&A
    Washington, D.C.
    Speaking Engagements