Herbert Smith Freehills


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Financial and corporate

In Spain, Herbert Smith Freehills is particularly strong in the projects area but it is also active in banking, M&A, and restructuring and insolvency work.

During the research period the firm’s work in banking included advice to arrangers, borrowers and lenders on loans, refinancing, bridge financing, project financing, real estate financing and acquisition financing deals.

In M&A the firm advised acquirers on deals in the retail and financial services industries.

The projects team represented developers and project companies on the construction and development of energy and infrastructure projects.

In restructuring and insolvency, the firm worked for creditors, debtors and insolvent parties on matters in the retail, health, real estate and infrastructure sectors.

Recent Deal Data highlights

·         Antin Infrastructure Partners €427 million financing

·         Autopista de Guadalmedina €229 million refinancing

·         Incus Capital Advisors acquisition of Toys R Us Iberia business

·         Svenson €17 million debt restructuring