Banking and Finance:
- Loan finance
- Debt capital markets
- Note issuance
- Security enforcement and distressed debt
- Asset-based and property finance
- International project finance
- Fund finance
- Acquisition finance
- Islamic finance
- Structured finance
- Debt for equity swaps
- Workouts and enforcement of security
- Debt recovery
- BVI domestic banking
- Preparation and registration of security documents
Our banking and finance 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 the United States, Canada, Asia, Latin America, the UK, 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.