Inter Cars’ Syndicated Financing

Clifford Chance advised the consortium of banks involved in the transaction. Norton Rose Fulbright, Krehic & Partners and Magnusson advised Inter Cars S.A.

Bank Pekao, mBank, BNP Paribas Bank Polska, Caixa Bank, ING Bank Slaski, Bank Handlowy w Warszawie, DNB Bank Polska and Santander Bank Polska were involved in this year’s tenor extension, increase of the syndicated financing for the Inter Cars group up to PLN 1,64 billion and the total refinancing of DNB Bank’s commitment by Santander Bank Polska. Apart from Poland, the financing granted to the Inter Cars group covers nine jurisdictions: Croatia, Lithuania, the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Bulgaria, Latvia, Germany, and Hungary.

The Clifford Chance team was composed of the following lawyers: Andrzej Stosio (Picture – Partner), Kacper Bardan (Senior Associate), Artur Gladysz (Junior Associate), Aleksander Smakosz (Junior Associate) – advice in respect of Polish law; Nick Fletcher (Of Counsel) – advice in respect of English law; Daniel Badea (Managing Partner), Cosmin Anghel (Counsel), Mihai Dolhescu (Associate), Dana Mirea, Dorin Giurgi – advice in respect of Romanian law; Milos Felgr (Partner) – advice in respect of Czech and Slovak law, Tereza Rehorová (Associate) – advice in respect of Czech law; Andrej Havko (Junior Lawyer), Stanislav Holec (Senior Associate) – advice in respect of Slovak law; Steffen Schellschmidt (Partner), Nico Köhler (Associate), Peter Gierl (Associate) – advice in respect of German law.

The Warsaw team was led by senior associate Krzysztof Gorzelak and included associate Oskar Arben Sula and lawyer Michal Rutkowski. The team worked under the supervision of partner Grzegorz Dyczkowski who heads the Warsaw office and the firm’s Warsaw banking and finance practice.

The Warsaw team was also supported by the Norton Rose Fulbright Frankfurt team led by Bernhard Fiedler and including associate Julia Tschickardt and associate Mid-Eum Joo.

Krehic & Partners’ team included Managing Partner Tarja Krehic and Partner Ivan Zornada.

The Magnusson team in Lithuania was led by Managing Partner Ligita Ramanauskaite and Associate Roma Morkunaite.

Involved fees earner: Cosmin Anghel – Clifford Chance; Daniel Badea – Clifford Chance; Kacper Bardan – Clifford Chance; Mihai Dolhescu – Clifford Chance; Miloš Felgr – Clifford Chance; Nick Fletcher – Clifford Chance; Peter Gierl – Clifford Chance; Artur Gladysz – Clifford Chance; Andrej Havko – Clifford Chance; Stanislav Holec – Clifford Chance; Nico Köhler – Clifford Chance; Tereza ?eho?ová – Clifford Chance; Steffen Schellschmidt – Clifford Chance; Andrzej Stosio – Clifford Chance; Tarja Krehic – Deloitte Tax & Legal; Ivan Zornada – Deloitte Tax & Legal; Roma Morkunaite – Magnusson; Ligita Ramanauskaite – Magnusson; Grzegorz Dyczkowski – Norton Rose Fulbright; Bernhard Fiedler – Norton Rose Fulbright; Krzysztof Gorzelak – Norton Rose Fulbright; Oskar Sula – Norton Rose Fulbright; Julia Tschickardt – Norton Rose Fulbright;

Law Firms: Clifford Chance; Deloitte Tax & Legal; Magnusson; Norton Rose Fulbright;

Clients: Bank Handlowy w Warszawie S.A.; Bank Pekao S.A.; BNP Paribas Bank Polska S.A.; CaixaBank; DNB Bank Polska S.A; ING Bank Slaski S.A.; Inter Cars S.A.; mBank S.A.; Santander Bank Polska S.A.;

Giulia Di Palma

Author: Giulia Di Palma