Wendy Au


Wendy advises on a wide range of domestic and cross-border financing transactions.
Wendy can advise on matters such as corporate and leveraged financings, projects financings or structured financings.



Representative matters

Advising the borrowers on the financing, the development, construction, commissioning, operation, maintenance and decommissioning of: • the 488 MW Iles d’Yeu et de Noirmoutier windfarm comprising 61 wind turbine generators and their associated equipment (April 2023) • the 496 MW Dieppe Le Tréport windfarm comprising 62 wind turbine generators and their associated equipment (April 2023)

Advising the Sponsors and Borrowers in the refinancing of two existing credit facilities made available to each of Aéroports de Lyon and ADL Participations by way of two ESG linked credit facilities agreements for up to 159 million at ADL Participations’s level and 155 million at Aéroports de Lyon’s level incorporating the ambitious ESG strategy of Aéroports de Lyon.

Advising the borrower, an operator and provider of FttH lines, in the context of the strategic partnership between dedicated to the refinancing of the acquisition and commercialization of Irrevocable Rights of Use (IRU) in France.

Advising the Lenders on the refinancing and additional acquisition and capex financing of Phoenix Tower International towers in France, Ireland, Italy, Malta and Cyprus as part of a global European EUR1.200.000.000 refinancing of the Phoenix Tower International portfolio.

Advising the lenders in relation to the limited recourse senior secured debt financing for Envision AESC’s battery manufacturing plant in Douai, France.





Admitted to the Bar, Paris, 2021


EFB, 2020

Master 2 Business Law and Taxation, University of Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2019 

Master of Laws (LL.M), Banking, Corporate and Finance Law, Fordham University School of Law (New York), 2018 

Master 1 Business Law, University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 2017 

Bachelor's degree in Private Law, University of Paris II Panthéon-Assas, 2016


French, English, Chinese (Mandarin), Chinese (Cantonese)
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.