Structured Finance & Derivatives

Debevoise has strong experience in derivatives and structured finance. The firm represents a wide range of clients in a broad spectrum of transactions, with a focus on complex and innovative transactions and, in particular, transactions relating to insurance and investment management products.

In a market where cross-border transactions are commonplace, Debevoise clients benefit from the firm’s extensive international resources.

The Derivatives & Structured Finance Group also plays a significant role in transactions involving the firm’s Investment Management Group and Finance Group. Recent projects include work for hedge funds, LBO sponsors, institutional programs, tax-exempt organizations and high net-worth individuals.

Debevoise also offers regulatory advice, representing banks, broker-dealers, investment companies, insurance companies and other clients on the regulatory implications of their derivatives and structured finance transactions under securities, banking, commodity, bankruptcy and tax laws.