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Jeanette Cruz

Partner

London

Cruz Jeanette
Jeanette Cruz

Partner

London

Jeanette is a high yield partner in our London office. She regularly advises issuers, underwriters and financial sponsors in Rule 144A/Regulation S high yield bond offerings and also has extensive experience in bridge financings and restructurings. She has been recognized as a leading practitioner in the high yield space (Legal 500, 2017 and IFLR1000, 2017)

Jeanette is “an exceptionally committed and very skilled lawyer”, with sources saying that she is “on top of the issues” and that they “feel comfortable when they know she is working behind the scenes in a difficult transaction”. Chambers & Partners UK

Jeanette is “highly recommended and second to none in [her] knowledge”. She is also described as “accessible, thorough and responsive...” Legal 500

Recent deals include Metinvest, Iceland Foods, Intralot, Armacell, Balta Group, Selecta, Millennium Offshore Services, CenterParcs, Refresco, TMD Friction, 1st Credit, Şişecam and Alcatel Lucent.

News & insights

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News: 25 NOVEMBER 2021

A&O advises Europe’s largest private rail freight company on landmark partnerships

Allen & Overy have advised Lineas, the largest private rail freight company in Europe on landmark partnerships with Beacon Rail and Ermewa through sale-and-leasebacks of part of its rolling stock.

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Publications: 24 NOVEMBER 2021

Stages for Change: “If you’re about diversity, you need to be about all aspects of diversity”

While the commodities industry is evolving with other sectors to become a more inclusive space, it remains a predominantly male-led business.

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News: 18 NOVEMBER 2021

A&O advises the underwriters on EUR 1.35 billion share capital increase of Public Power Corporation S.A.

Allen & Overy has advised Citi and Goldman Sachs as international joint global co-ordinators and Alpha Bank, Eurobank, Euroxx Securities, National Bank of Greece and Piraeus Bank as international…

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News: 17 NOVEMBER 2021

Allen & Overy advises ConnectEast on AUD1.1bn refinancing for Melbourne’s EastLink tollway

Allen & Overy has advised ConnectEast Pty Ltd (“ConnectEast”) on the AUD1.11 billion refinancing of the EastLink tollway in Melbourne. 

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Expertise

Practices

Capital Markets

High Yield

Office

London

Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted to the bar, State of California, USA, 1998

Academic

BA, Pomona College, 1995

JD, Columbia Law School, 1998

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