Jim MacHale > Clifford Chance LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Clifford Chance LLP
E14 5JJ

Work Department

Banking & Finance



Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > Acquisition finance

Able to provide a one-stop-shop service to borrowers and lenders on big-ticket and complex leveraged and event-driven deals by virtue of its market-knowledge and extensive international expertise, Clifford Chance LLPprovides consistently excellent advice across all regions in leveraged finance and is always great to work with’. Taner Hassan is well-versed across the full spectrum of debt products throughout the capital structure and is adept at advising private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies on multi-jurisdictional financings including acquisition and bolt-on transactions. Michael Bates are also very strong on the borrower side, particularly in the context of advising funds on infrastructure financings. Jim MacHale and David Robson ‘are always willing to go the extra yard to find a solution’ for lenders, with Robson having a particular strength in relation to public to private matters. The ‘extraordinary’ Peter Dahlenadds a lot of value‘ for both borrowers and lenders on large cap acquisition finance deals and has significant knowledge of the Nordic markets. Other recommended partners include the vastly experienced Charles Cochrane, Emma Folds and recently promoted partner Julia House.