Frederic Demeulenaere

Frederic Demeulenaere


Frederic is an English law qualified counsel with more than 16 years of post-qualification experience at the firm.
He advises investors and other stakeholders (both domestic and international and on both lender- and sponsor-side) on a wide range of finance transactions: project finance (infrastructure and energy), leveraged and acquisition finance (both private and public bid financings and in respect of targets in Italy or abroad), real estate finance, ECA-backed financings and restructuring transactions. He also advises borrowers and lenders on investment grade loans and private placements. Most of the transactions he works on are cross-border and he has vast experience working with emerging markets.  
He has the ability to tie together all aspects of complex transactions
Legal500 EMEA 2018 (Banking & Finance: Italy)



Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 2006


LPC, Law, BPP Law School, 2004

CPE, Law, BPP Law School, 2003

DESS, Business Law, Université Aix -Marseille III, 2001

Licentiaat, Law, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), 2000

Kandidaat, Law, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), 1997


English, Flemish, Italian, French, Dutch
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