Shearman & Sterling LLP

Banking & Finance Department

France
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What the team is known for Active in acquisition and project financing, with further strength in debt refinancing matters. Offers expertise in the telecommunications, transport and real estate sectors. Experience co-ordinating with team members in other key jurisdictions such as the UK, Luxembourg and Germany. Acts for a broad range of clients including banks and corporates.

Strengths One impressed sources enthuses: "The team is permanently reachable and extremely responsive," going on to praise its "ability to defend the interests of its clients while facilitating transactions."

Another client praises the team's "outstanding technical expertise and refined sense of deal-making."

Work highlights Acted for Florac on the unitranche financing for its acquisition of a majority stake in the share capital of Brico Privé.

Notable practitioners

Clients value Pierre-Nicolas Ferrand 's varied skill set, saying: "He has a pragmatic approach to matters, is dedicated and has good negotiation skills."He regularly handles corporate finance mandates on both the lender and borrower side, with additional knowledge of debt refinancing.

Articles, Highlights and Press Releases

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Shearman & Sterling advised LBO France on its Contemplated Acquisition of Dutscher group

Pierre-Nicolas Ferrand, Thomas Philippe, Marion Bruère, Charles Filleux-Pommerol, Yaëlle Cohen, Mariam Sadqi, Elodie Pieraggi, Simon Burrows, Sam Whitaker

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