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Our International Desks cover Austria, the Nordics (Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway, Sweden), Portugal, South Eastern Europe (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia), Switzerland, Israel and the CIS (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan).

Our lawyers together with selected local counsel provide an integrated bespoke solution for clients doing business in these countries.

We advise clients and international organisations, investors, banks, governments multi-lateral organisations, export credit agencies and non-profit organisations on transactions across these countries.

We provide a full-service to clients including advice on mergers and acquisitions, equity capital markets, banking, microfinance and projects finance.

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News & insights

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Publications: 17 JANUARY 2022

Structuring investments in 2022: time to rethink

A number of factors have led to a more uncertain environment for infrastructure investment globally as we move into 2022.

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News: 14 JANUARY 2022

Leading Debtwire rankings for A&O’s European Leveraged Finance practice

A&O’s European Leveraged Finance practice has received leading rankings across the following categories in Debtwire’s 2021 Western Europe Leveraged Loans and High Yield Bonds Legal Advisors’ League…

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Publications: 12 JANUARY 2022

The UK National Security and Investment Act 2021: the impact on M&A

The mergers and acquisitions (M&A) landscape in the UK changed on 4 January 2022 when the National Security and Investment Act 2021 (the Act) came fully into force. The following article has been…

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News: 07 JANUARY 2022

Allen & Overy advises CVC on its investment in Gaming1

Allen & Overy has advised CVC Capital Partners, a world leading private equity firm, on its investment in Gaming1 and its related financing. Gaming1 is the leader in the Belgian gaming and betting…

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Our global coverage

Click on the regions in the map below to find out more about the jurisdictions we cover across the world.

  • Europe
  • Africa
  • Asia Pacific
  • Middle East
  • North America
  • Latin America
In addition to countries where we have offices, we also have a number of International Desks advising clients on large scale international transactions in Europe.

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Global Experts and Markets

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Our Global Experts and Markets bring together lawyers from across Allen & Overy with significant experience of working on deals in key regions and markets – they support our clients with their business needs across any region by mobilising international teams as well as selecting and maintaining our ties with our chosen relationship law firms. As our network of relationship law firms has grown, we have committed to build an enduring bond that will bring value to them, us and ultimately to our clients.