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OLF advises on financial matters and all aspects of banking law. Our lawyers represent both lenders and borrowers in:
  • Commercial and asset-based lending

  • Structured finance

  • Asset securitization

  • Equipment leasing 

  • Bankruptcy, business finance and restructuring transactions 

Our lawyers have a proven ability to handle complex and innovative transactions, and have hands-on experience in the industry practices and legal requirements of the Lebanese banking sector.
The firm advises financial institutions as lenders, issuers, underwriters, credit enhancers and service providers.


Eurobonds March 2020: Payment or Default?
March 06 , 2020

The ten-year US $1.2 billion Eurobonds with a coupon rate of 6.375% are due to mature on 9 March 2020, amidst an unprecedented economic and financial downturn in Lebanon, and a forthcoming debt crisis.

The prospect of Lebanon defaulting on its payment obligations raises significant legal implications to both local and international investors.