Introduction to Project Finance

The structuring and financing of projects is a specialist discipline. Please join us for an introduction to Project Finance to discover what distinguishes project financing from other forms of commercial secured lending. The session will look at the development of a typical project finance structure, the different parties involved and their varying considerations.

Among other things, we will cover:

  • Basic features of Project Finance
  • Advantages of Project Finance for Sponsors 
  • The Players
  • Lender involvement in a Project Financing
  • Financing documentation
  • Project documentation
  • Equity/Debt funding
  • The Joint Venture context
  • Construction risk and completion support
  • Lender controls vs Sponsor flexibility
  • Offtake support
  • Other financing issues

This introduction will also provide a brief summary of the scope of the Project Finance practice at Linklaters. 

Speakers will be drawn from:

Maryam Adamji, Managing Associate, Energy & Infrastructure, Global Project Finance

Katie Williams, Managing Associate, Energy & Infrastructure, Global Project Finance

Click here to view our speakers' biographies.

Who should attend this seminar?

This seminar will be of interest to low to mid-level in-house counsel, as well as those in the commercial teams who are relatively new to Project Finance.