Finance

We are one of the largest and most sophisticated finance teams in Switzerland. We advise banks, funds and other financial institutions, companies, private equity sponsors and governments on domestic and international financing transactions across every industry, commercial, financial and governmental sector. We take a practical and business-oriented approach to achieving clients` objectives while adhering to the highest quality standards. Our expertise and proven track record enable us to understand and live up to the expectations and requirements on both sides of a financing transaction. Our broad finance capabilities together with our corporate, capital markets, tax and restructuring practice teams ensure comprehensive and seamless support of our clients in this dynamic market environment.

Experience:

  • Advising many of the major Swiss and international financial institutions, corporates and sponsors in LMA and “Swiss-LMA style” bilateral and syndicated general corporate, leveraged and acquisition finance transactions
  • Structuring and negotiating complex leveraged acquisition finance transactions for private equity sponsors and debt providers, in public and private M&A transactions
  • Advising on various hybrid bank and bond financings
  • Numerous involvements in trade, commodities and export credit-supported financings
  • Acting on various Swiss real estate financings in collaboration with our dedicated Real Estate practice team
  • Participation in several high-profile project financings with Swiss domiciled project companies
  • Assisting with the disposal of loan and leasing portfolios
  • Advising on various debt restructuring matters, including bond restructuring transactions, and work-outs
  • Collaborating seamlessly with many of the best international law firms, including a well-established network with independant firms all over the world
  • Active member of the Loan Market Association.