Nathaniel Crowley | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Nathaniel Crowley

Associate, London

Overview

Nate is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets group in London. Nate specialises in OTC derivatives and structured finance transactions, covering a number of different products and instruments.

Prior to joining White & Case, Nate worked in the London and Hong Kong offices of a leading global law firm, where he focused on structured finance work for arrangers, trustees and clearing houses.

Bars and Courts

  • Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, The College of Law Moorgate
  • LLB, University of Bristol

Languages

  • English

Experience

Advised Government of the Republic of Cameroon on a EUR/USD cross-currency swap for hedging their debut sovereign US$750 million Eurobond. W&C was responsible for drafting and negotiating a highly customized structure, as the hedging agreement was overlaid by a partial guarantee from the African Development Bank (AfDB). The transaction recently won "Deal of the Year – Debt" from the African Banker Magazine.

Advised the hedging bank group on a EUR/USD cross-currency swap relating to BOAD's US$ 750 million Eurobond – the first such issue for the key development institution of the West African Monetary Union.

Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds and banks on their hedging arrangements and specific transactions.

A leading US investment bank as arranger for its approx. GBP 600 million, RMBS issue by Residential Mortgage Securities 28 Plc.

A French Investment Bank as swap provider to a number of high-profile q1 and q2 CLO 2.0 issues for leading US investment houses.

A number of UK banks on the redemption of notes under existing 1.0 CLOs.

European corporates on their hedging arrangements.