Project finance

Operating as part of a firm-wide multi-disciplinary projects team, our finance specialists have solid experience in structuring, documenting and negotiating project financings, including PFI/PPP projects.
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We act for banks, project sponsors, project companies, export credit agencies, contractors, governments and financial advisers.

We provide a range of services including project finance, bids, public procurement advice, corporate structures and risk management including disputes. Our projects team have advised on over 60 projects to successful completion.

We can help you with:

  • project finance concessions and other similar arrangements
  • PFI/PPP projects including strategic partnerships
  • refinancings, project variations and disputes.

"The team is always willing to go the extra mile and assist with finding solutions to problems."
The Legal 500 UK 2020

Green Africa Power LLP

We are advising this fund on a series of renewable energy project financings in sub-Sahara Africa.

Dutch bank

We advised on the project financing of the acquisition and development of a portfolio of UK onshore wind projects.

Bucharest Southern Ring Road PPP project

We are advising the Romanian Ministry of Transport on the development of the new Bucharest Southern Ring Road.

Interserve and Kajima

We advised on the private finance batches of the UK government’s Priority School Building Programme.

Lagos airport PPP

We advised a consortium bidding for the PPP concession to design, build, operate, finance and maintain the new Lekki-Epe International Airport in Lagos, Nigeria.

Tram Tiss

We advised the sponsor and their financial advisors on a rail infrastructure and rolling stock project intended to circumnavigate most of the Island of la Réunion.

Marigny theatre

We advised the consortium for the renovation and operation of a City of Paris public theatre, the first PPP for the City of Paris.

Havre 2000

We advised the operator for the extension of part of the Havre container port facilities and the related financing.

Mayotte gaz terminal

We advised the French banks on the financing of the development of the gaz discharge facilities for the port in Mayotte.

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