Richard Roothman

Richard Specialises in:

  • banking and financial services regulation
  • debt capital markets
  • exchange control
  • leveraged and acquisition finance
  • leveraged and management buy-outs
  • project and limited recourse finance
  • structured finance transactions
  • listings/flotations
  • public offerings and private placements
  • securitisation
  • syndicated and bilateral financing structures

Major Clients & Matters:

Represented domestic and international banks, financial institutions, borrowers and ratings agencies in:

  • project finance transactions
  • debt capital market transactions
  • syndicated loan transactions
  • structured finance transactions
  • private equity financing transactions

  1. Career Highlights:

He is consistently recognised in international ratings. Named as a:

  • leading lawyer in Capital Markets, Debt & Equity and Structured Finance in The International Who’s Who of Capital Market Lawyers (2013, 2014)
  • leading Banking lawyer & Finance lawyer (2011 and 2013) and Capital Markets (2012 and 2013) by Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business
  • leading lawyer in Capital Markets (2010 – 2012) and Banking and Project Finance (2011 – 2013) by IFLR1000: The Guide to the World’s Leading Financial Law Firms
  • highly recommended lawyer in Banking & Finance and recommended in Projects & Infrastructure by the Legal500 (2011 – 2015)