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Rachael Coffey


Rachael advises clients on all aspects of infrastructure asset financing and refinancing transactions.
She has particular recent experience in the transport and energy sectors. Rachael is an Australian-qualified lawyer and has spent time on secondment at Macquarie, where she was involved in numerous domestic and international transactions.


Representative matters

Investec as equity bridge lender to Equitix in connection with its investment in Westfield EfW.

Ventient Energy on the establishment of a multi-creditor European financing platform.

Acting for the syndicate of six lenders and the facilities agents in the GBP256m refinance of Farnsborough Airport. Acting for a Madrid-based leading public car park operator, Parkia, in connection with the refinancing of the group’s existing debt facilities with a EUR370m private placement.

North Star, owned by Partners Group, on a new GBP140m platform financing to build the next wave of its renewables fleet.

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.