Fund finance, debt restructuring and debt capital markets specialist Jad Nader has joined Ogier as a partner in its Luxembourg Banking and Finance team.
Jad, who recently relocated from New York where he ran the Luxembourg desk of a large European law firm, specialises in sophisticated international financing techniques.
His particular expertise is in handling cross-border lending transactions, mainly involving fund finance and acquisition finance, and debt restructuring. He also has strong experience in debt capital markets and the issuance of high yield debt instruments.
Jad regularly acts for major international financial institutions and private equity houses and has also assisted on multiple regulated M&A transactions involving banks and insurance companies.
Ogier's practice partner in Luxembourg, Daniel Richards, said: "We are delighted to welcome Jad to our team, whose practice provides welcome additional strength to our US-originated fund finance practice."
Jad has authored a number of articles on fund finance, cross-border lending, debt restructuring and debt capital markets. He is active in academic circles, and has lectured on guarantees, security interests, mortgages, property and fiduciary rights.