Transactions

A Proactive Approach

2019 Transactions

Jan 1, 2019

The following are sample transactions that the Firm was engaged in recently:

 

  • Cyprus legal counsel to VLC Renewables in connection with its investment in the Zaporizhia wind farm in Southeast Ukraine which when constructed will be one of the top 5 largest operating onshore wind generators in Europe;
  • Acted for Goldman Sachs with respect to the reorganisation of real estate funding provided to Vivion Capital Partners;
  • Acted for the Joint Lead Managers with respect to the issue by the Republic of Cyprus of (i) €100m 2.750% Notes due 2034 and (ii) €250m 2.750% Notes due 2049 under its €9bn EMTN Programme;
  • Acted for ADES International Holding plc, listed in London and part of the ADES group a leading oil and gas drilling and production service provider in the MENA region, in connection with its offering of US$325m 8.625% Senior Secured Notes;
  • Acted as lead counsel in connection with a EUR7m plus M&A transaction for a Russian on-line media start-up with Yandex;
  • Provided legal, regulatory and litigation advice and support to ICBC Financial Leasing a part of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, as lessors of 2 aircraft to Cobalt airlines following Cobalt going out of business and entering liquidation proceedings;
  • Acted as Cyprus counsel to the Irish Parachute Club in connection with the acquisition, financing, leasing and registration of a P-750 XSTOL aircraft for use in their activities/business in Ireland;
  • Acted as Cyprus counsel to the Joint Lead Mangers in connection with the issue by the Republic of Cyprus of (i) €500m 0.625% Notes due 2024, and (ii) €750m 2.750% Notes due 2049 under its €9bn EMTN Programme;
  • Acting as Cyprus counsel to the Laing O’Rourke Construction group, a multinational construction company and the largest privately owned construction company in the UK, in connection with their financing structures for projects in the UK;
  • Retained counsel for one of the largest telecoms and IT providers in Cyprus;
  • Acted a Cyprus legal counsel to Ryanair in connection with its creation of establishment in Cyprus and obtaining regulatory approval for air traffic rights out of Cyprus;