Weil Gotshal News – Monday, 14 August 2006 – LAWFUEL – Legal News Service
Weil, Gotshal & Manges attorneys from the Warsaw, London and New York offices teamed up to successfully represent BOT Elektrownia Belchatow S.A. in a €1.6 billion transaction designed to finance the €880 million construction of a new electricity generating plant and the modernization of the existing plant. The financing is provided by a consortium of several banks, including CitiBank, ING Bank, Nordic Investment Bank, European Investment Bank and EBRD. The deal was one of the largest construction energy finance transactions in Central and Eastern Europe to date.
The Weil Gotshal team working on this transaction was led by Roman Rewald and included Elaine Stangland, Beata Barwinska, Robert Krasnodebski, Maciej Tomaszewski, Marta Mankiewicz, Lukasz Szatkowski, Marcin Iwaniszyn, Beata Wilecka, Gohar Lputian and Matthew Shankland.