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Services

  • BANKING AND FINANCE
  • ANTITRUST
  • COMMERCIAL
  • DISPUTE RESOLUTION
  • LABOR AND EMPLOYMENT
  • ENERGY, INFRASTRUCTURE TELECOMMUNICATIONS AND PPP
  • HEALTHCARE / PHARMACEUTICALS
  • MERGERS & ACQUISITIONS
  • REAL ESTATE AND CONSTRUCTION

The firm's banking and finance related practice includes representation of clients in all aspects of financing transactions. These transactions range from origination and negotiation to documentation and closing, and when necessary, to enforcement of remedies and agreements for workout and reorganization.

Clients retain the firm to represent them in the various capacities in financing transactions, as agents, senior lenders or other syndicate members, sellers or purchasers of participation, assignors or assignees of direct loan interests, letter of credit issuers, trustees and arrangers or purchasers of capital market instruments. The firm also advises corporate borrowers involved in mergers and acquisitions, divestiture of operating units, equipment and project findings, debt restructuring and working capital and other financing transactions.

Banking and Finance team of NSTLAW has worked, among the others, on the following projects:

  • Advising International financial institution (“IFI“) in the establishment and registration of mortgages on the property being in public ownership as a security instrument for loan agreement granted by IFI for financing of the construction, equipment and operation of the waste disposal landfill, transfer stations and waste separation facility;
  • Advising IFI on the matter of enforcement procedure with regard to the enforcement of pledge in extrajudicial procedure;
  • Advising Company in charge of management and maintenance of the System for Fare Collection and Control of Vehicles inPublic Transport in Belgrade in equity structured and secured financing from IFI;
  • Advising Celanova Group in EUR 10 million worth restructuring of the secured foreign credit;
  • Advising IFI in implementation of Western Balkans and Croatia Finance Framework, which includes granting of the loans to: Opportunity Bank Serbia, Cacanska Bank Serbia, Erste Bank Serbia and Opportunity Bank Montenegro;
  • Advising IFI in granting of EUR 35 million loan to Elektroprivreda Crne Gore, main Montenegrin electricity producer, which was the first IFI financing of the Montenegrin energy sector ever;
  • Advising IFI in implementation of the Western Balkans Sustainable Energy Direct Financing Facility (“WeBSEDFF“), including the grant to Interkomerc Energo Serbia for development of the mini hydro power plants;
  • Advising Czech Export Bank (“CEB”) in granting of the export support loans to: Montenegrin national railways for redevelopment of the railways in Montenegro in the amount of EUR 36 million; Serbian Railways for redevelopment of the railways in Serbia; Bridge Power Investment Serbia and BPI Czech Republic for development of the Agri Pellets Production Plant in Serbia;
  • Advising foreign export bank in granting subordinated loan to the Bosnian Government for development of the highway in Bosnia and Herzegovina;
  • Advising Serbian Innovation Fund in financing of innovation activities through World Bank and IPA funds;
  • Advising Contourglobal in the project financing by OPIC, which was awarded Project Finance Deal of the Year 2011 by IFLR;
  • Advising clients in collection of bank guarantees from Serbian banks;
  • Advising clients in debt restructuring negotiations, including restructuring of Agrobanka Serbia.