Banking & Finance
The Banking and Finance Team at Orpen Franks is involved in a wide range of banking and finance transactions for a variety of clients, both domestic and international.
Our team can provide you with practical solutions to achieve your commercial objectives in the most cost-effective manner possible.
We act for lending institutions, corporate borrowers, private borrowers, guarantors and investors in respect of commercial and private lending, asset based finance and structured finance transactions.
Our team works closely with all of our other departments to ensure the provision of seamless and results driven advice. We are committed to achieving the best commercial outcome for our clients.
Orpen Franks has extensive experience in advising leading lending institutions and commercial and private borrowers in the negotiation, perfection and review of security.
We advise on facility letters, review of security documentation, perfection of security, provision of security reports, the issue of demand letters and the
realisation of security to include the sale of assets and the issue of proceedings to enforce such security.
We have experience in the drafting, review and negotiation of:
– Secured and unsecured loans
– Letters of amendment and restatement
– Inter-creditor agreements
– Subordination agreements
– Priority agreements
– Asset-based finance
– Security reviews and reports
– Restructuring and refinance of existing
– Covenants and events of default in
– Insolvency appointments
– Bankruptcy proceedings
– Assignment of rental income and
payment into security accounts
– Court applications in respect of security
including injunction proceedings
Orpen Franks also advise and represent borrowers in the defence of proceedings brought by lending institutions and other parties and have experience in advising our clients on the reorganisation of their financial affairs and corporate structures.