Banking & Finance

Banking & Finance

The optimal financing strategy depends on the circumstances in the specific situation. With extensive experience of various financing solutions, we offer legal expertise tailored to the specific needs of the client in each situation.

We have many years of experience in assisting clients throughout the entire financing process. The quality of our extensive experience is regularly confirmed by independent rankings.

Our banking and finance practice includes all types of financing transactions and other specialist advice. We act as advisors on both the lender side and the borrower side, as well as for issuers, agents, and arrangers. Thanks to our lawyers’ broad range of experience, we can seamlessly assist when a transaction involves elements of both traditional loans and bonds and other capital market financings. Our broad approach allows us to offer strategic advice to create bespoke solutions for our clients. We also have well-established, market-leading expertise in financial regulation and experience from complex restructurings.

Thanks to the extent and scope of the matters we are involved in, we not only have extensive experience but we also understand the importance of commercial aspects. Moreover, we continuously follow and monitor market developments in order to provide the best advice in every specific situation.

We often act as advisors in complex international transactions. Many of our lawyers also have work experience from international law firms. 

Our services include:

  • Leverage finance
  • Investment grade finance
  • Direct lending
  • Sustainability linked and green financings
  • Real estate finance
  • Acquisition financings
  • Project finance
  • Restructurings
  • Debt capital market transactions (such as bonds, hybrid instruments, EMTN and MTN programmes)
  • Securitisations, warehouse financing and other asset backed financings
  • Derivatives