Simon Baum

What he's best at:

Simon is a talented finance lawyer and has worked for the last 15 years in the banking practices of two leading international law firms.  He has extensive experience in a wide range of banking and finance transactions worldwide, including Europe, the Middle East and Asia. He specialises in advising on financings across a number of asset classes including real estate, securities based lending and oil & gas.  He also has expertise acting on project financings, secondary market transactions, distressed debt and corporate restructurings.

Who he works for:

Simon enjoys working for a broad range of clients, including lenders (banks, funds and alternative credit providers) and borrowers, from global corporations and financial institutions to high net worth individuals.

Testimonials:

"We have worked with Simon Baum on several large scale  complex international finance transactions. He was very experienced and knowledgeable. He always provided responsive and exceptional legal service." - Leora Pratt Levin, General Counsel, Delek Group Limited

"Simon is a very good technical lawyer who is client focused and commercial at the same time. One can place trust in Simon and know he will get the deal over the line. I would not hesitate to recommend him." - Tobi Rufus, Goldman Sachs

Practice Areas

Recent Experience:

Simon’s recent financing mandates include advising:

Margin Lending

 Project Finance and Oil & Gas Financings

Real Estate Financings

Restructuring

General Lending

Previous Law Firms

Education

“Described as a ‘very talented’ lawyer, he has a well-established position in this market.” Chambers Global Law Directory.

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