Cavan Reilly | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Cavan Reilly
 Cavan Reilly

Cavan Reilly

Associate, Singapore

T +65 6347 1374

E creilly@whitecase.com

Overview

Cavan Reilly is an associate of White & Case's Banking, Capital Markets & Restructuring group in Asia, based in Singapore. He has experience with a variety of international finance transactions, including general bank finance and project finance.

Cavan previously worked in White & Case's London, Beijing and Tokyo offices.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • Legal Practice Course, The College of Law
  • Law with French Law and Language, University of Leicester
  • Diplôme d’Etudes Juridiques, Université Robert Schuman Strasbourg III

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Mandarin

Experience

Advised China Merchants Capital on a US$40 million pre-IPO financing (with warrants) to a Chinese healthcare investment and hospital in the PRC.

Advised China Bank International Limited on a US$40 million bridge financing to Hongkong Sansheng Medical Limited for the acquisition of Sciprogen, a biopharmaceutical company based in China, and Sirton Pharmaceuticals SpA, an Italian contract-based pharmaceutical manufacturer.

Advised Credit Suisse AG on a US$150 million one-year senior secured bridge loan for the acquisition of Recurrent Energy, LLC, a leading North American solar project developer, from Sharp Corporation by Canadian Solar Inc.

Advised HSBC, Hong Kong Branch and JP Morgan Chase Bank N.A., Singapore Branch as lenders, and HSBC, Singapore Branch as agent on a £210 million term loan to partially finance the purchase of UK-based whiskey maker Whyte & Mackay by Emperador International Ltd, a subsidiary of Philippines-listed liquor producer Emperador Inc.

Advised Deutsche Bank AG, HSBC and UBS on a facility of up to £543 million, supporting Hong Kong Exchanges & Clearing (HKEx) on its US$2.16 billion bid for the London Metals Exchange (LME). The acquisition was HKEx's first overseas acquisition. The transaction was named "Banking & Finance Deal of the Year" for 2012 by China Business Law Journal.