概览

随着众多领先的全球投资者持续推动基础设施作为一种资产类别的增长,投资者需要一家有资质的律师事务所提供世界级的法律意见和客户服务。孖士打就是这样一家律所。

经验至关重要

本所拥有一个专注于基础设施投资业务的律师团队,他们在该领域具有数十年的执业经验,业务范围全面涵盖各种资产类别、司法辖区和交易结构,使我们成为基础设施投资交易参与者的首选律所。

无论您属于基础设施基金、养老基金、主权财富基金,还是属于直接投资者,本所都了解您的需求。我们会花时间理解您的投资策略,并针对您的具体交易类型派出相应的专业团队。

本所律师凭借丰富的经验,可为基础设施投资者提供增值服务。我们能够从各参与方的角度出发,向股权投资者、政府实体、贷方、承销商和承包商就世界各地的大型基础设施交易提供切实可行的法律建议,涉及基础设施项目的开发、融资和运营。

我们的客户

我们的客户包括当今各种基础设施资产的主要投资者,例如专用基础设施基金、养老基金、主权财富基金和其他机构。这些客户中的大多数都有共同的使命,即投资基础设施资产,以获取跨越经济周期的稳定而可预测的收益。

客户选择我们的原因

专注于基础设施业务。孖士打熟悉基础设施行业,了解每个资产类别的细微差别。我们曾就所有类型的资产和交易结构提供法律服务,这一深厚经验令我们从众多市场领先的基础设施律所中脱颖而出。本所曾为世界各地最复杂和最具创新性的基础设施交易提供法律意见。借助这种提供多元化服务的能力,我们可以从各个角度理解基础设施交易的方方面面,协助客户成功执行交易。

了解各种基础设施资产类别。凭借对于核心基础设施资产类别的深厚知识和丰富经验,我们了解各种特定议题和相关法律动态,从而能为客户制定最佳解决方案,无论他们在何处投资。

我们服务的资产类别包括:

市场领导地位。本所的丰富经验包括担任发起人、贷款人和政府机构的法律顾问,就基础设施交易提供法律意见,这使我们能够从各个角度了解和理解基础设施交易的方方面面。我们在市场上享有最高的信誉,在协助客户成功完成大型项目方面拥有出色往绩。

聚焦投资。我们的核心基础设施投资团队由经验丰富的律师组成,他们来自本所的公司及证券、银行及金融、政府业务等部门,能就关于基础设施行业所有类型的投资和投资结构的关键法律问题提供切实可行的解决方案。我们的项目经验遍及全球,我们的律师活跃于五大洲,客户类型多种多样,这让我们能够从任何当事方的角度深入了解与基础设施投资有关的各种事宜、关注点和商业目标。

我们的执业经验还包括向市场参与者就各种共同投资平台、合资企业及战略联盟提供法律意见,涉及这些结构的设计、组建和运营。我们尤其擅长就那些通常与此类结构有关的复杂事宜提供法律服务,包括税务规划、创新治理、退出安排等事宜。

全球平台。 本所的专职律师团队致力于向全球领先的投资者就世界各地的基础设施交易提供法律服务。我们在世界主要金融中心和全球重点城市设有办事处,对于在成熟市场和新兴市场的投资都有第一手经验。借助这一庞大的全球办事处网络,我们对影响世界各地交易事宜的各种法律、政治、文化和商业因素有着深入了解。我们派出的服务团队由最高水平的律师组成,他们有着不同的专业和文化背景,能为每名客户的独特需求量身定制最佳服务方案。

客户服务。凭借敏锐的商业直觉,我们深知客户面对的主要是商业问题,而非法律问题。我们提供切实可行且可高效执行的创新方案。我们采取互动性和咨询性的服务方式,最终目的是减少各方的交易风险,并增加成功完成交易的确定性。

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Mayer Brown Wins Gold Award for “Legal Advisor of the Year” at P3 Bulletin’s P3 Awards 2018

执业经验

Experienced on Complex First-of-Their-Kind Infrastructure Transactions:

We have been involved as counsel for transaction participants in nearly all of the major infrastructure transactions. Our global track record also includes some of the largest and most important infrastructure projects including:

  • The first existing US toll road concessions–Chicago Skyway and Indiana Toll Road.
  • The first availability payment transaction for a mass transit project–Denver FasTracks.
  • The first major US airport concession—Luis Munoz Marin International Airport (San Juan).
  • The first proposed long-term PPP related to the operations of an entire US port–Port of Virginia.
  • The $5.2 billion expansion of the Panama Canal.
  • The first PPP project in Brazil financed in the international markets–São Paulo Metro Line IV.
  • The first water infrastructure project in Peru–Huascacocha Water Infrastructure.
  • The largest long-term transport deal in Latin America–São Paulo Rodoanel.
  • The award-winning Suzhou Industrial Park water project in China.
  • The sale of interest in the UK National Lottery.
  • The award-winning East End Crossing portion of the Ohio River Bridges project, using an innovative private activities bonds financing structure.
  • The use of $841 million in TIFIA financing for the Grand Parkway project.

奖项荣誉

Infrastructure Investor
Named 2014 Law Firm of the Year

Partnerships Bulletin and PPP Bulletin International Partnerships Awards 2014
Silver Award in the “Best Legal Adviser” category of the Partnerships Awards 2014, an annual awards series hosted by Partnerships Bulletin and PPP Bulletin International that recognizes outstanding contributions to the forward progress of public-private partnerships (PPPs) around the globe.

Ranked Band 1: Chambers USA 2015 , Projects:PPP

The Bond Buyer 2013
Mayer Brown represented WVB East End Partners as sponsors’ counsel on WVB’s public-private partnership with the Indiana Finance Authority to fund the Ohio River Bridges East End Crossing Project, which was named The Bond Buyer’s “Midwest Region Deal of the Year” winner. The financing for the toll bridge and roadway was achieved through the sale of more than $675 million in tax-exempt private activity bonds (PABs), which the publication said was “the largest P3 PAB offering completed to date in the U.S. municipal market.” The Lawyer Awards 2012
We were awarded Infrastructure/Energy Team of the Year at The Lawyer Awards 2012 for the team's pioneering work in developing a legal framework to make mining possible in Afghanistan.

Chambers USA 2015
Tier 1 for US Projects/PPP

"They set themselves apart from the rest, acting on all sides of the table.”

Chambers Latin America 2012
Tier 1 for Latin American Projects

"This firm has one of the best reputations in the US market for handling finance work south of the border and beyond.”
Chambers Asia 2012
Tier 3 China Infrastructure

"This leading firm is best known for its terminals project work, benefiting from its strong shipping practice."

Our lawyers have participated in many Deals of the Year within the Infrastructure sector including:

  • Abengoa Transmisión Sur (ATS) transmission line. Latin American Transmission Deal of the Year 2014.
  • Rutas de Lima Toll Road. 2014 PPP Deal of the Year by World Finance magazine.
  • Orosí Wind Farm Project - Latin America Wind Deal of the Year 2013 by Project Finance magazine.
  • Luis Muñoz Marin International Airport - North America Transport Deal of the Year 2013 by Project Finance magazine.
  • Ohio River Bridges—East End Crossing - North America Project Bond Deal of the Year 2013. Bond Buyer magazine.
  • 2011 Structured Financing Deal of the Year 2011: Aeropuertos Argentina 2000
  • 2010 North America Transportation Deal of the Year: Denver FasTracks
  • 2010 Latin America Water Deal of the Year: Huascacocha Water Infrastructure in Peru
  • 2009 Transport Deal of the Year: São Paulo Rodoanel in Brazil
  • 2009 Project Finance Deal of the Year: Panama Canal
  • 2008 Latin American Infrastructure Deal of the Year: São Paulo Metro Line IV in Brazil
  • 2008 Latin America Acquisition Deal of the Year: Aerodom Airports in Dominican Republic
  • 2007 Best Infrastructure Deal of the Year: IIRSA Sur Toll Road in Peru
  • 2007 North American Transport Deal of the Year: Northwest Parkway in Colorado