Orrick lawyers advise public and private companies throughout the world on all aspects of their businesses at every stage of their development and growth. From blue-chip companies to technology-driven start-ups, we have extensive experience serving as corporate counsel to guide clients through the many challenges that arise during the different stages of the life of a company, including critical and innovative financing strategies. We partner with our clients to access capital markets worldwide, crafting financing solutions to serve their strategic objectives. Additionally, we represent many of the leading banks, corporations, leasing companies, insurance companies, arrangers, investment advisers, private investment funds and other financial institutions in a broad range of banking and finance transactions in the leading financial centers and emerging markets around the globe.
Orrick regularly advises on the financing of major projects and transactions, including financing and collateralization according to both local and international documentation standards (particularly LMA). Our services extend to various instruments of debt financing, including senior debt, mezzanine structures and debt securities, and the financing needs of different forms of transactions, including real estate and acquisitions finance as well as securitization schemes. Issuers also receive thorough legal counsel from our lawyers relating to IPOs. Further, we advise e-money institutes that require banking licenses or which wish to offer banking services across Europe.