Julien Chameyrat | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Julien Chameyrat

Counsel, Paris

T +33 1 55 04 58 92

E jchameyrat@whitecase.com

Overview

A counsel in White & Case Global Banking Practice, Julien Chameyrat advises clients on wide-ranging lending, corporate finance and structured finance transactions.

Julien has extensive experience in assisting banks, French and foreign financial institutions and in advising private equity funds and corporations in the fields of leveraged finance, acquisition finance, real estate finance and structured finance.

His practice principally includes senior financings, mezzanine financings, real estate financings, bank/bond financings, investment grade or corporate unsecured financings, as well as asset-backed financings, including factorings and securitisations.

Julien also has significant experience in advising creditors and debtors on debt restructurings.

Prior to joining White & Case, Julien practiced in the Paris office of a Magic Circle law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar

Education

  • Post-Masters Degree in Contract Law (DEA Droit des obligations civiles et commerciales), University of Paris V
  • Masters Degree in Business Law (Droit des affaires), University of Paris V
  • Post-Masters Degree in European Business Law (DESS Droit européen des affaires), University of Paris V
  • Degree in Business Law (Droit économique), Institut d'Études Politiques de Paris

Languages

  • French
  • English
  • German

Experience

Acquisition financing of Safic-Alcan, 2015

Julien advised the arrangers to finance the acquisition of Safic-Alcan from the investment firm Parquest Capital.

5àsec's financial and capital restructuring, 2015

Julien represented the lenders in relation to the financial and capital-based restructuring of 5àsec with the arrival of Rive Private Investment in the group's capital.

Arkema’s acquisition of Bostik, 2014

Julien advised the original mandated lead arrangers and the original lenders on the €1.74bn acquisition by Arkema of Bostik, one of the world’s largest adhesive makers, from energy giant Total.

Acquisition financing of a real estate property, 2014

Julien advised Predica and EDF in connection with the financing of the acquisition of a real estate property in Gennevilliers.

Novacap’s refinancing, 2014

Julien advised Ardian and Novacap group in connection with the refinancing of Novacap group’s senior debt through €300 million senior secured notes and a €65 million super senior revolving facility.

PSA Peugeot Citroën's €3 billion syndicated credit facility, 2014

Julien advised the lenders on a new €3 billion syndicated credit facility signed by the French carmaker PSA Peugeot Citroën.

Acquisition financing of Stokomani, 2012

Julien advised the senior lenders in relation to the financing of the acquisition of Stokomani, a leading French discount retailer of high-end brands, by Sagard.

Acquisition financing of Sagemcom, 2011

Julien advised the mandated lead arrangers in connection with the financing of the acquisition of Sagemcom by Carlyle.

Accor’s revolving credit facility, 2011

Julien advised a bank syndicate in connection with a €1.5 billion multicurrency revolving credit facility for Accor.

Acquisition financing of a real estate property, 2011

Julien advised Catalyst Capital in connection with the €90 million acquisition of a property in Clichy.

Publications

  • Les techniques juridiques permettant le refinancement d'une dette LBO par voie de titrisation, Revue Trimestrielle de Droit Financier n°2-2008