Banking & Finance



DORNIM provides advice on all domestic and international banking and finance operations including secured, unsecured and syndicated lending; leveraged and acquisition finance; asset and project finance; real estate finance; financial regulatory; insolvency and restructuring.

We are regularly consulted on corporate/project finance matters for projects in the oil, gas, telecommunications, manufacturing and aviation sectors. We also provide advice on financing structures, subordination and credit issues, tax aspects of transactions and regulatory approvals/compliance issues.
Some of the legal services which DORNIM provides in this sector include:

  • Advisory services on such issues as investment and divestment, foreign exchange remittance and restrictions, recording and disclosure requirements, taking effective security whilst minimizing costs, and insolvency.
  • Preparation and review of loan agreements including project financing, securities acquisition and sales, share pledge agreements, mortgages, bills of sale, guarantees, debentures, debenture trust deeds, chattel mortgages, tripartite warehousing agreements, equipment leases and debt rescheduling documentation.
  • Preparation and perfection of all forms of loan security
  • Advisory services for financial institutions including commercial banks, mortgage banks, microfinance bank thrift societies and co-operatives in areas of structured financing.