Sullivan & Cromwell’s capital markets, leveraged finance and lending practice is recognized worldwide for its tradition of innovation in the market. The Firm boasts distinguished practitioners with unrivaled experience and expertise.
S&C has been involved in some of the most groundbreaking leveraged, structured bank lending, capital markets and other finance transactions and has significant experience across capital structures, asset types and client industries.
The Firm has been a pioneer in the development of global debt and equity capital markets, advising issuers, underwriters and other market participants on capital-raising transactions in every corner of the globe, including capabilities in English, French, German, Hong Kong and U.S. law. 
The Firm’s Capital Markets, Leveraged Finance & Lending Group has perhaps the most diverse base of clients and work of any major law firm. It includes the representation of sponsors, strategics, lenders, arrangers and institutional investors in acquisition finance, leveraged loans, high-yield bonds and the structuring of innovative facilities.

The Firm is also active in distressed debt investing and restructuring transactions, including debtor-in-possession financings, and has particular strength in complex cross-border financings.
S&C’s Capital Markets, Leveraged Finance & Lending team draws its strength from the Firm’s leadership in securities transactions, mergers and acquisitions and the representation of financial institutions. The Firm mobilizes its resources to advise clients in an efficient and seamless manner. For S&C clients, this means greater adaptability, peripheral vision and capacity to innovate to their advantage.