Paul Hastings LLP

Banking & Finance Department

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What the team is known for Solid firm with a particularly strong focus on leveraged finance and LBO financing transactions. Additionally well versed in acquisition finance as well as in handling cross-border matters. Varied client base consists of asset management companies, private equity houses and leading financial institutions.

Strengths Clients praise the team for its "good expertise and international footprint."

Other sources report the lawyers to be "committed, client-focused and service-oriented."

Work highlights Acted for Eurazeo on the unitranche financing of its acquisition of Adyax.

Notable practitioners

The "extremely sharp" Olivier Vermeulen offers specialist advice to key sponsors and lenders on significant acquisition finance matters. He is particularly well versed in unitranche and equity bridge financing and is renowned by clients for being "very driven, client-oriented and good at negotiating."