Banking and Finance
Our finance and banking law practice group has decades of experience in offshore credit and security legal issues relating to debt finance, including loan finance, debt issuance, lease financing, shariah compliant finance, distressed debt and enforcement of security and derivatives. We are regularly instructed in respect of multi-billion dollar debt finance transactions involving top international banks. Our areas of speciality include trade finance law, debt restructuring, property and acquisition finance, development finance, international debt issues and derivatives transactions.
We have significant experience in Asia, Latin America, the UK, the US, Canada, Africa, Eastern Europe and the Middle East and have equally impressive industry strength in the natural resources, banking, technology and insurance sectors, with our lawyers having worked on landmark deals in sectors including transportation, oil and gas, technology, gold and precious metals, real estate, agriculture, luxury goods and many more. With the recruitment of restructuring specialists globally, we have formalised our restructuring group including corporate, insolvency and finance experts in BVI, Cayman, Anguilla and Cyprus law.
Key clients include Bank of America, Barclays, BNP Paribas, Citigroup, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Gazprombank, Goldman Sachs, Merrill Lynch, HSBC, JP Morgan Chase, Morgan Stanley, Standard Chartered Bank, UBS and VTB Capital.
- Loan finance
- Debt capital markets
- International project finance
- Acquisition finance
- Fund finance
- Asset-based and property finance
- Ship and Aircraft finance
- Restructuring & Insolvency
- Local debt finance transactions
- Structured finance
- Share and all assets security
- Islamic finance
- Preparation and registration of security documents
- Security enforcement and distressed debt
- Gold and Precious Metals Sector
- Energy Sector
- Technology Sector
- Development Finance
- Media & Entertainment
- Real Estate