Hogan Lovells No 1. for Infrastructure Concessions in France
03 December 2010
PARIS, 3 December 2010 - The Paris based team of Hogan Lovells’ Infrastructure practice has been awarded the prestigious “Infrastructure Concession Award” for 2010, nominated by the French publication: the "Magazine des Affaires". The team was praised for the quality of its work in being ranked first by deal volume for concession work on the French market over the period 2004 to 2010, with advisory mandates on French concession deals of an aggregate value of 14.090 billion € over this period.
2010 has been an outstanding year for Hogan Lovells global Infrastructure practice. It has advised on over US$60bn of infrastructure and project finance transactions in the past 12 months. This cements its position of one of the leading truly global advisers in the sector.
Commenting on the award, Paris based partner Bruno Cantier said:
“We are delighted that our reputation in the French infrastructure market has been recognised by this leading publication and to be recognised as No.1 in a market the size and strength of France. We see this award as a reflection not only of the quality of our presence in France, but also of our global strength that enables us to compete at the top table for infrastructure transactions.”
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Hogan Lovells’ Infrastructure, Public and Project Finance practice is one of the largest and most diverse in the world. Our international network of over 150 highly experienced lawyers operates in all key markets. We regularly represent financial institutions, project sponsors, investors, contractors, private equity funds, governments, international financial institutions, and export credit agencies on some of the world’s largest and most challenging projects in Asia, Africa, Europe, Latin America, the Middle East, and the United States. In the last 12 months alone we advised on around US$60 billion of closed deals.
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