Admitted to the Paris Bar, Bassem Caradec is an associate in the Banking & Finance practice of the Paris office.

Bassem advises on structured finance, securitisation or leveraged finance matters. He has worked extensively on asset based structured transactions, including in particular securitisation and factoring programs, as well as the setting-up of various debt funds dedicated to infrastructure and SME loans, including through crowdlending platforms. He has also participated to the setting up of several French debt funds authorised to act as European Long Term Investment Fund (ELTIF) by the French market authorities for the purpose of granting loans directly to European SMEs. 

Bassem advises also on French or international asset and project finance transactions. 

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Bassem has worked in the Paris offices of two large international law firms. 

Bassem is fluent in French and English. 

Spoken Languages

  • English
  • French


  • Advising RaboBank with an amendment to an existing trade receivables securitization, which involved the addition of new originators to the transaction in France, Belgium and the Netherlands.


Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Master 2 International Transactions and Taxation of Companies

Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, Master 2 Business Law


  • Paris