Ed Borrini represents lenders and borrowers on a broad range of banking transactions, including general syndicated, acquisition, and structured financings, as well as on restructurings. He has wide experience in emerging markets, particularly Africa, Ukraine, and Kazakhstan where he focuses on commodity, energy, and infrastructure transactions. Ed also acts for clients on property financings in the U.K. and across Europe, including financing the acquisition of nonperforming loans backed by real estate assets.
Ed's restructuring experience includes acting for a number of syndicates with respect to restructuring syndicated loans to financial institutions and corporations from Ukraine, Russia, and Kazakhstan, as well as a number of restructurings in the Middle East, using both shari'ah and traditional structures.
Ed regularly acts for The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Meyer Bergman, CarVal Investors, ENRC, British Arab Commercial Bank, and Standard Advisory Limited.
DV4 forms joint venture with APG Asset Management and Qatari Diar Real Estate Investment Co. to create 1.4 billion (US$2 billion) home rental business in London with 4, 000 homes
Meyer Bergman obtains secured term loan for acquisition of properties in Italy
Bank of East Asia provides secured term loan facility for financing acquisition and development of hotel in central London
Honors & Distinctions
Chambers (2016): described as a consummate professional where clients say when he steps up to bat, he can really push a point and negotiate on our behalf very well
The Lawyer Awards 2015: Winner, Corporate Team of the Year
The Legal 500 UK (2011): cited in emerging markets and trade finance and described by clients as extremely helpful, flexible and knowledgeable