Leveraged Finance

Debevoise has extensive experience in all aspects of domestic and international leveraged finance, including syndicated bank loans, high-yield debt offerings, second lien financings and mezzanine capital investments – a broad blend of capabilities that has not gone unnoticed by clients.

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Debevoise provides a very high level of service to its clients. Their expertise in assisting with highly leveraged financings is very strong and has produced good results for us. They are highly responsive and creative in arriving at the best solutions for their clients.

Chambers USA

Clients are quick to highlight the ‘fantastic job’ done by Debevoise & Plimpton’s experienced finance practitioners. Impressive cross-border strength, leveraged finance capabilities and private equity expertise go hand-in-hand with the ‘incredible service’ offered, leading to one source stating: ‘The product they deliver is better than any other out there.’

Chambers USA


Ranked as a leading law firm for Banking & Finance in the United States and Russia by Chambers Global

Representative Clients

  • Access Industries
  • Activision
  • Altegrity
  • American Airlines
  • Booz Allen Hamilton
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB)
  • The Carlyle Group
  • Clayton, Dubilier & Rice
  • Crescent Capital Group
  • Domtar
  • Getty Images
  • HD Supply
  • The Hertz Corporation
  • International Paper
  • J.C. Flowers
  • Kelso & Company
  • Oaktree Capital Management
  • Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
  • Providence Equity Partners
  • Rank Group
  • Rexel
  • Reynolds Group
  • ServiceMaster
  • Stone Point Capital
  • TA Associates
  • Tribune Company
  • U.S. Foods
  • Verizon
  • Westfield

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