Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan’s $650 Million Bond Offering

In UK Dechert, advised on the matter.

Dechert advised Jordan Kingdom of with a team including Patrick Lyons (Picture – Debt Capital Markets), Jennifer Rees (Debt Capital Markets).

The Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan announced the establishment of the Kingdom’s new Global Medium Term Note Program, which will increase the Kingdom’s flexibility and ability to access the international capital markets going forward, and the Kingdom’s debut US$650 million bond offering under the program.

The core Dechert team advising Jordan included international capital markets partners Patrick Lyons (Picture) and Jennifer Rees and associates Nick Quarrie and Kerenza Kerslake.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partners Reuven B. Young and Dan Hirschovits, European counsel John Taylor, associates Christopher Diel, Alexander W. Simmonds, Vivek Thanki and Jonathan Williamson. Counsel Alon Gurfinkel provided U.S. tax advice. Partner Jonathan Cooklin and counsel Dominic Foulkes provided U.K. tax advice.

Involved fees earner: Kerenza Kerslake – Dechert; Patrick Lyons – Dechert; Nick Quarrie – Dechert; Jennifer Rees – Dechert;

Law Firms: Dechert;

Clients: Jordan Kingdom of;

Author: Giulia Di Palma