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Asia-Pacific Australia Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance

A broad-based definition of banking transactions, which include both borrower and lender clients. The following topics are included: acting for either the lender or the borrower on general bank lending, syndicated lending, asset finance and leveraged finance.

Rankings overview for Departments

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Band 1
  1. Allens
    Allens 12 Years Ranked
  2. Gilbert + Tobin
    Gilbert + Tobin 11 Years Ranked
  3. Ashurst
  4. Herbert Smith Freehills
  5. King & Wood Mallesons
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Band 2
  1. Corrs Chambers Westgarth
    Corrs Chambers Westgarth 12 Years Ranked
  2. Clayton Utz
  3. MinterEllison
  4. Norton Rose Fulbright
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Band 3
  1. Clifford Chance
    Clifford Chance 2 Years Ranked
  2. Dentons
    Dentons 9 Years Ranked
  3. Allen & Overy LLP
  4. Arnold Bloch Leibler
  5. Baker McKenzie
  6. Johnson Winter Slattery

All Departments profiles

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Band 1
  1. Allens
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    Allens
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 12 Years Ranked
    Allens is noted for its leading full-service practice with top-tier domestic and international bank clients, as well as global corporates and funds. The firm possesses a market-leading acquisition finance practice with notable strengths in the areas of defence and logistics acquisitions, and is very well regarded for property financing and large syndicated corporate financing. The legal team is prominent in asset finance and leasing, operating across all major asset classes, notably including aircraft and automotive. Allens is also able to leverage its alliance with the global Linklaters network to further assist clients.
  2. Gilbert + Tobin
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    Gilbert + Tobin
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1 | 11 Years Ranked
    Gilbert + Tobin boasts a top-tier practice advising market-leading acquisition finance players and possessing strong expertise with regard to large corporate refinancings. The firm has extensive experience acting on complex financings for private equity sponsors, banks and corporations. Its banking and finance team handles cross-border deals, especially those involving US private equity and US term loan B markets. The legal team also enjoys an established reputation acting for both borrowers and lenders, including international investment banks.
  3. Ashurst
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1
  4. Herbert Smith Freehills
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1
  5. King & Wood Mallesons
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 1
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Band 2
  1. Corrs Chambers Westgarth
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    Corrs Chambers Westgarth
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 2 | 12 Years Ranked
    Corrs Chambers Westgarth boasts an established team targeting quality corporate and real estate acquisitions. The team is experienced acting on cross-border mandates for borrowers and lenders, especially supporting international financiers with their Australian activity, and has established credentials assisting foreign private equity clients with Australia financing arrangements and repricing. The law firm acts on a wide range of property matters including acquisitions, developments and refinancings.
  2. Clayton Utz
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 2
  3. MinterEllison
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 2
  4. Norton Rose Fulbright
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 2
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Band 3
  1. Clifford Chance
    3
    Clifford Chance
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3 | 2 Years Ranked
    "With the Clifford Chance Australian team, I find they strike the right balance between legal advice and possible or likely commercial outcomes. They can be left alone to complete all task requests and consistently deliver well ahead of expected time frames. In addition, I often encounter the Clifford Chance team pre-empting requirements and making inbound enquiries on strategy and approach."
  2. Dentons
    3
    Dentons
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3 | 9 Years Ranked
    Dentons maintains a well-regarded practice acting for the major banks on the financing arrangements for property developments and acquisitions. The team offers domestic and cross-border expertise in syndicated and bilateral corporate finance and bank lending. The law firm has a strong bank-side practice, counting domestic and overseas banks among its clients, but also advises borrowers, funds and government agencies on various banking and finance matters.
  3. Allen & Overy LLP
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3
  4. Arnold Bloch Leibler
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3
  5. Baker McKenzie
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3
  6. Johnson Winter Slattery
    Banking & Finance: Corporate Finance
    Asia-Pacific 2023 | Band 3