“All in all - excellent! The lawyers provide swift responses and outstanding analysis which is to the point in all respects.” 
– Chambers Europe (Banking & Finance)

Roschier is a recognized leader in the finance and restructuring markets in the Nordic region. With extensive experience, garnered from its involvement in a number of major transactions, our lawyers possess not only the legal expertise and technical skills required, but the sophisticated commercial perspective necessary in today's constantly evolving financial environment. That is why our clients frequently call upon us to help them develop pioneering new products and structures, and to coordinate complex cross-border transactions and restructurings.

We advise on a wide range of complex finance and restructuring-related matters and act for stakeholders at all levels of a transaction or capital structure, from issuers, lenders and borrowers, banks and other financial institutions to corporate borrowers experiencing financial difficulties, insolvency officers, official and unofficial creditors' committees, and principal finance and private equity sponsors:
  • Leverage finance, investment grade finance, real estate finance
  • High yield bonds, investment grade bonds, EMTN, MTN, private placements and other debt capital markets instruments
  • Securitization, structured finance and financial derivatives
  • Direct lending from credit funds, institutions and other non-bank debt providers
  • Regulatory advise, including operational and supervisory issues for banks and other financial institutions
  • Project finance, infrastructure and PPP
  • Mezzanine financing and other junior financing
  • Hybrid loans
  • Contingency planning
  • Out-of-court restructurings and distressed debt trading
  • Debt restructuring, including all tranches of debt (e.g. senior debt, mezzanine debt, high-yield bond debt and hybrid debt)
  • Debt-to-equity swaps and soft enforcements
  • Restructurings through insolvency processes (e.g., formal cram down processes, bankruptcy sales and purchases)
  • Distressed and rescue financing.
Roschier’s lawyers take an active role in the development of the Nordic financial markets and closely monitor political and legislative initiatives to provide clients with the most up-to-date advice on developments affecting them and their industries. Our lawyers take a practical, business-oriented approach and have vast experience in giving clients strategic advice on the structuring of deals and the negotiation of transactions. We involve specialists in related practices, such as Corporate Advisory, M&A, Real Estate, Employment & Benefits, Tax, Equity Capital Markets and Dispute Resolution, to develop innovative structures and provide a wholly integrated service.

We work closely with a number of law firms across Europe to give clients seamless cross-border service. Through frequently working with many law firms in other jurisdictions, we have established joint working procedures and are used to efficiently coordinating and leading cross-border transactions.