Kathy Chang

Kathy Chang

Associate
Frankfurt

Email [email protected]​hoganlovells.com

Phone +49 69 962 36 0

Fax +49 69 962 36 100

LanguagesEnglish, Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese

Practice groupCorporate & Finance

Kathy Chang is an experienced international project finance lawyer with a particular focus on renewable energy (offshore wind in particular). She has worked on some of the most complex energy and infrastructure projects around the world, including renewable energy, conventional energy and infrastructure. 

Prior to joining Hogan Lovells, Kathy completed her legal training and spent almost 7 years with a magic circle law firm specialising in project finance of large, complex and multi-sourced energy and infrastructure projects. 

Education and admissions

Education

Postgraduate Certificate in Laws, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, 2014

Institute of Professional Legal Studies, 2014

LLB and Commerce, University of Auckland, 2013

Memberships

Member of the Law Society of Hong Kong

Member of the Rechtsanwaltskammer Frankfurt

Court admissions

High Court of New Zealand

Supreme Court of New South Wales

High Court of Hong Kong

Representative experience

Advising GöTel GmbH on the financing of a fiber network expansion with Hamburg Commercial AG in North and Central Germany.

Advising Glennmont Partners in relation to the 900MW Borkum Riffgrund 3 offshore wind farm in Germany (developed by Ørsted).*

Advising wpd AG on the €2.7bn project financing of the 640MW Yunlin offshore wind farm project in Taiwan (financing group included19 international banks and local Taiwanese banks and three ECAs).*

Advising international and Taiwanese lenders and ECAs in connection with the financing of the Formosa 2 offshore wind farm project in Taiwan.*

Advising Syngenta AG in relation to a number of bilateral loan agreements.*

Advising GlobalWafers in relation to its proposed takeover of Siltronic AG (US$4.5bn).*

Advising wpd AG on the project financing of the 350MW Guanyin offshore project in Taiwan.*

Advising Bank of China in connection with a trade financing facility provided to a borrower in the Cayman Islands with operations in South East Asia.*

Advising a Chinese bank in relation to a financing transaction provided to a major bank in Germany.*

Advising China Development Bank on the financing of the Volvo’s OEM factory project in Sweden.*

Advising Deutsche Bank in connection with a facility provided to a Chinese entity for the purposes of purchasing a waste management asset in Spain.*

Advising IFC on its various investments into companies in Indonesia (including green bonds and gender bonds) and China.*

Advising the borrower in connection with a loan provided by the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank.*

Advising the lender group on the 2x660MW HUB coal fired power project financing in Pakistan.*

Advising the sponsor on its participation in the project financing of the development of Webb Dock in the Port of Melbourne, Victoria.*

Advising Vung Ang II Thermal Power Joint Stock Company on all aspects of the 1,200 MW Vung Ang 2 thermal power project in Vietnam.*

*Matter handled prior to joining Hogan Lovells.

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