Alain Chan Hon

Associate, Paris

Biography

Overview

Alain is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance group of the Paris office, specializing in project and asset finance.

Before joining White & Case, Alain was trained in the Paris and Hong Kong offices of a Magic Circle law firm.

Alain also worked as a legal counsel for a leading European investment bank and a leading U.S. investment bank.

Alain assists lenders and sponsors in energy projects financings and public and private infrastructure financing.

Bars and Courts
Paris Bar
Education
Paris Bar School
Master II Law and Finance
Paris Dauphine University
LLM
International Financial Law
King's College London
Languages
English
French
Mandarin

Experience

Advising the Republic of Gabon (acting through its Ministry of Economy, Prospective and Development Planning) in relation to a US$ 300 million credit facility.

Advising Côte d'Ivoire Energies (CI Energies) in connection with the refinancing of the short term debt of the electricity sector in Côte d'Ivoire.

Advising Banque Internationale pour le Commerce et l’Industrie du Sénégal, CBAO Groupe Attijariwafa Bank, Crédit du Sénégal and Banque Islamique du Sénégal as lenders in connection with the restructuring of several lines of financing granted to Industries Chimiques du Sénégal (ICS).