Xavier Farde receives outstanding client feedback: “He is capable of making amazing things happen”, “he has the best combination of technical and negotiation skills.”

Chambers Europe 2016

Banking and finance expert Xavier Farde is highly praised for his prowess in leverage finance and syndicated loans. One impressed client notes: “He is highly experienced and knows how to negotiate great deals for his clients.”

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016

Chambers Global 2014

Xavier Farde

Paris
  • 45, rue Saint-Dominique
  • Paris 75007
  • France
 
 

Xavier Farde is a partner in the Finance Department and Managing Partner of the Paris office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Farde's practice focuses primarily on leveraged finance (senior and mezzanine), banking and syndicated loans. He also advises on real estate finance.

Mr. Farde's experience includes representing:

  • Partners Group in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Foncia
  • Bridgepoint in connection with the financing of its acquisition of Calypso
  • Crédit Agricole CIB, CIC, ING, Natixis and Bank of Ireland in connection with the refinancing of Colisée International
  • Ardian in connection with the financing of its acquisition of Trigo Group
  • BNP Paribas and J.P. Morgan in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Infropro Digital by Towerbrook
  • Ardian in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Hypred
  • BNP Paribas in connection with the refinancing of Montblanc Materne
  • Eurazeo in connection with its portfolio company Asmodée’s refinancing
  • Natixis, CIC, HSBC and Société Générale in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Tessi by HLD
  • CDC International and Mubadala in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Vivalto
  • BNP Paribas, Socgen, Crédit Agricole CIB, in respect of the term loan and revolving credit facility for Korian S.A. in connection with its merger with the Medica Group
  • Wendel in respect of the senior refinancing of all existing senior and mezzanine debt of the Materis Group
  • Crédit Agricole CIB, Goldman Sachs, Natixis, Nomura in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Ceva Santé Animale
  • Barclays, BNPP, Crédit Agricole CIB, Deutsche Bank AG and Natixis in connection with the refinancing of Générale de Santé
  • Fives in connection with the refinancing of its existing senior and mezzanine debt through a High Yield bond offering
  • Crédit Suisse and BNP Paribas in connection with the refinancing of Paprec
  • Ardian in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Laboratoires Anios from L'Air Liquide
  • BNP Paribas and Banque Européenne du Crédit Mutuel in connection with the refinancing of Foncière des Murs
 
 
 
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