Clifford Chance is a highly reputable group acting on a broad array of significant financing transactions. Lawyers in the group are particularly well recognised as a strong lenders' counsel, advising an impressive roster of international and domestic financial institutions on refinancings and unsecured loans. The law firm also acts for borrowers on substantial project financing matters, as well as real estate and acquisition financing mandates. The team offers additional experience in trade receivables financing and sustainability financing.
Clients stress that Bert De Maeyer "deploys his knowledge and experience to solve deadlock situations and acts as a sounding board," as well as being "a good communicator." He has a prominent practice advising lenders on substantial syndicated financing mandates, including project finance mandates and sustainable facilities.
Lounia Czupper advises public bodies on complex lending activity, in addition to acting for private lenders and borrowers on a variety of refinancing and acquisition financing matters. Clients appreciate that "she has a very sharp mind-set and really understands the essence of the business and provides support on every angle of work."