Debevoise represents an array of clients across a broad spectrum of complex financing transactions. Seasoned, commercial and effective, the team has become a trusted business partner in deal after deal.

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Recommended as a leading firm in France for Capital Markets – Debt & Equity by IFLR1000 (2021/22).

Recommended as a leading firm in the UK for Bank Lending – Sponsor Side and Borrower Side by IFLR1000 (2022).

They are well known for being deal-oriented, business-savvy, time and cost efficient. The lawyers always react promptly to the changing commercial background, and provide smart and innovative structuring and drafting solutions.

Very good, very knowledgeable of the market and the market players.

Deep knowledge, wide experience and excellent orientation.

IFLR1000, 2020

Shortlisted as Banking and Finance Team of the Year for our role representing EQT in its €3.23 billion of subscription line facilities with a club of 14 lenders from various jurisdictions.

–British Legal Awards, 2018

Ranked as a leading law firm for Banking & Finance – Global: Multi-Jurisdictional by Chambers Global (2024). Also ranked as a leading firm for Banking & Finance in the United States.

Debevoise brings a great ‘can do’ attitude and delivers.

Chambers Global, 2023-2024

The “high quality” and “highly adept” team receives praise for its ability to handle complex problems and is said to offer “great client service.”

Chambers USA, 2023

The Debevoise team has impressed … with their breadth of knowledge, market savvy and responsiveness.

Chambers USA, 2022

The team is top-notch at structuring global transactions from both a legal and a tax perspective.

Debevoise & Plimpton is a ‘very sophisticated finance shop.’

Chambers USA, 2020-2021

Our Team

Debevoise’s Finance Group has experience in all types of finance work including:

  • Acquisition Finance
  • Project Finance
  • Equipment & Aviation Finance
  • Structured Finance & Derivatives
  • Syndicated Loans
  • High Yield Bonds
  • Mezzanine Finance
  • Private Placements

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