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About the Financial Institutions team

Norton Rose Fulbright’s financial institutions team offer local insights with an international perspective that is recognised worldwide.

With over 1,000 professionals dedicated to financial institutions we advise many of the world’s leading banks, asset managers, financial investors and insurance companies, both locally and globally.

With years of experience in the financial services sector and a wealth of regulatory knowledge, we provide tailored advice on high-level and complex assignments. We act as lender’s and borrower’s counsel on local and cross-border transactions including trade and commodity finance, property finance, development finance, restructurings and refinancing facilities and acquisition and project finance. We are leaders in energy law and are involved in the renewable energy projects in South Africa. We advise on all aspects of insurance regulatory issues and dispute resolution.

We have lawyers in all of the world’s leading financial centers and in many of the fastest growing emerging markets. We are perfectly positioned to help you realise your objectives wherever you are in the world.

About Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s pre-eminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 3800 lawyers based in over 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia. Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity.

Recognised for our industry focus, we are strong across the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, Norton Rose Fulbright Australia, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP and Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc are separate legal entities and all of them are members of Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein. Norton Rose Fulbright Verein helps coordinate the activities of the members but does not itself provide legal services to clients.