Banking and Finance

Leges Advokat advises most of the foreign banks and international financial institutions on the full range of banking, project financing and investment matters in Uzbekistan. We have advised clients on many major and strategic projects that involved a multiparty financing transactions ranging from several hundred million dollars to multibillion-dollar widely syndicated credit facilities.

We represent lead arrangers, agents and lenders in structuring, documenting and closing a variety of complex loan transactions. We also have a strong practice representing borrowers in all types of commercial loans and other financial transactions. Our experience and understanding of market standards and the expectations and concerns of various types of lenders with regard to a variety of financing transactions contribute to our ability to assist our clients effectively and efficiently.

Transactions in which we participate include asset-based and/or cash-flow secured and unsecured credit facilities, acquisition financings, first and second lien and single-tranche credit facilities. We have vast experience with complex credit transactions in Uzbekistan, including multicurrency and cross-border lending arrangements. Our lawyers also regularly work on matters involving inter-creditor agreements, subordinated debt financings, letters of credit and debt restructurings. Our experience in financing covers a broad variety of industries, including energy, natural resources, pharmaceutical, food, telecom, transportation and technology.