Goodwin

Banking & Finance Department

France
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What the team is known for Expanding team predominantly active on acquisition and leveraged finance with further expertise in debt refinancing. Chiefly acts for leading French and international banks and private equity companies on both domestic and cross-border transactions. Demonstrates knowledge of a variety of industry sectors including healthcare, hospitality and real estate.

Strengths The team offers "tailor-made" advice,with sources praising in particular its "ability to propose solutions to avoid sticking points in negotiations."

Clients are also impressed by the lawyers' "great knowledge of the market."

Work highlights Acted for Bank of Ireland and Alcentra on the acquisition financing of 2R Group by Eurazeo.

Notable practitioners

Interviewees describe Arnaud Fromion as a "very pragmatic, straight to the point lawyer who has a very good knowledge of the market."He is regularly called upon to act for lenders on significant leveraged finance transactions and displays further dexterity in debt refinancing matters.