Project Finance & PPP Overview
Although the market in project finance and public private partnership (PPP) projects in the Baltics and Belarus is at quite an early stage, SORAINEN has been at the forefront, indeed the leader in this field from the very beginning. The firm has been involved in most of the major project finance and PPP projects in the Baltic States.
SORAINEN lawyers act for host governments, contractors, suppliers, sponsors and lenders in project finance and PPP projects in various fields, including production, roads, hospitals, social housing, schools, tourism, police and prison facilities, defence, waste and pollution management.
SORAINEN Project Finance & PPP Practice is an interdisciplinary unit consisting of lawyers from SORAINEN’s Banking & Finance, Real Estate & Construction, Tax & Customs, Insurance and other legal teams.
SORAINEN is recommended for its Project Finance & PPP Practice by international directories such as IFLR1000, The Legal 500 and Chambers Europe (“They’re all about solving problems, and giving fast and focused advice that you can use straight away.”).
SORAINEN offers expertise in all key project finance & PPP areas of project legal advice in the Baltic States and Belarus, including:
- project structuring (including tax);
- public procurement;
- project finance;
- land and zoning;
- competition and regulatory;
- documentation and negotiations at all stages of project finance and PPP transactions.
SORAINEN has been awarded the title of "Baltic Law Firm of the Year" at the International Financial Law Review European Awards in five years – 2014, 2013, 2012, 2010 and 2009 – for advising on the most complex and innovative international transactions in the areas of project financing, debt, equity and capital markets, restructuring and mergers & acquisitions. Read more
The head of the SORAINEN Project Finance & PPP Practice is Rūdolfs Eņģelis, whose contacts appear below.
Local heads of the SORAINEN Project Finance & PPP Practice are: