Our German team is an integral part of our pre-eminent European High Yield practice.
Our High Yield team has been involved in the European high yield market since its inception, leading many of the deals that have shaped and continued to influence the direction of the European high yield market. We combine our High Yield practice with our market-leading practices in banking, leveraged finance and debt capital markets, making us one of the very few law firms that has the ability to cover all aspects of complicated leveraged finance high yield transactions and crossover and emerging markets high yield transactions.
Our combined Bank/Bond team can service all requirements in relation to high yield debt offerings, senior, second-lien, mezzanine and PIK debt, bridge-to-bond financings, bank/bond financings, securitisation take-outs, debt buy-backs and restructurings.
News & insights
Publications: 11 MAY 2020
Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V. (DAI), an association representing German listed companies, recently published a position paper setting out proposals for comprehensive measures to facilitate capital…Read more
Publications: 07 MAY 2020
German court rulings rarely find their way into international newspapers – but this one is different: In times of "corona bond"-discussions and further increased bond acquisition programmes of the…Read more
Publications: 16 MARCH 2020
In order to contain the Coronavirus the German federal states as well as the German government have put strict measures into place. Schools and kindergartens have been closed as well as borders to…Read more
Publications: 17 SEPTEMBER 2019
Overview and context BaFin has published a guidance note on 10 September 2019 setting out criteria it intends to apply when scrutinising prospectuses for compliance with the requirements of…Read more
Allen & Overy ranked as the second most active legal advisor to European high yield underwriters and issuers, advising on transactions that generated approximately EUR9bn in aggregate gross proceeds.
Bloomberg Global Legal Adviser League Tables 2016