A Financing platform with 10 partners and nearly 20 associates was specifically put in place to assist the Firm’s clients in connection with major financial transactions.

The team has extensive experience in relation to structuring, negotiating and drafting documents for all types of financings.

Its lawyers advise French, European and US financial institutions, acting as arrangers, lead underwriters, lenders and sub-lenders, in addition to investors in debt and bond issuances.


  • syndicated financing
  • acquisition financing (LBOs, public takeover bids, MBOs, etc.)
  • project financing / PPP (infrastructure, energy, transportation, public works, telecommunications financing, etc.)
  • real estate financing (mortgage loans, leasing contracts, Islamic financing, etc.)
  • asset financing (aeronautics, maritime, production sites, military equipment, etc.)
  • structured financing and refinancing (covered bonds, securitizations, project bonds)



Advising the lenders on the setting-up of an additional €2.4 billion credit facility for VINCI

De Pardieu Brocas Maffei has advisied the lenders on the setting-up of an additional €2.4 billion credit facility due to expire on 31 March 2021, with a syndicate of six banking partners for VINCI, [...]

Advising the banking pool on the financing of the acquisition by a JV composed of Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield, Crédit Agricole Assurances and La Française of 5 French shopping centers

De Pardieu Brocas Maffei has advised the banking pool (BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, Société Générale, Natixis and the French subsidiary of ING BANK N.V.) on the [...]


Legal 500 EMEA - Banking & Finance 2015/2020

Legal 500 EMEA 2015/2020: Banking & Finance (Band 2) 'The banking team is one of the best, if not the best, in the market', says a client of De Pardieu Brocas Maffei. The firm has a deep bench [...]

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Chambers Europe - Banking & Finance 2012/2020

Chambers Europe 2012 / 2020: Banking & Finance (Band 2) What the team is known for : Offers notable capabilities across the full range of banking and finance matters, including debt [...]

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