Sebastian Burgis

Sebastian Burgis

Associate, Capital Markets


Sebastian Burgis primarily focuses on capital markets transactions and corporate matters, advising clients in a variety of industries. His recent significant representations include: 

  • Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs and J.P. Morgan as joint bookrunners in the €842 million private placement of ordinary bearer shares and listing on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange of ABOUT YOU Holding AG; and
  • SIGNA Sports United GmbH in its merger with Yucaipa Acquisition Corporation. As a result of the merger, SIGNA will become a publicly traded company with a combined implied enterprise value of approximately US$3.2 billion. The merger also includes the acquisition of WiggleCRC Group.

Prior to joining Skadden, Mr. Burgis gained experience as a law clerk in the Frankfurt and Brussels offices of other international law firms.



  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court Bamberg, 2019
  • First State Exam, University of Würzburg School of Law, 2016


  • Frankfurt am Main


  • English
  • German

Sebastian Burgis