Straits Investment Holdings Limited

Bedell Cristin Jersey Partnership working with Herbert Smith Freehills LLP provided Jersey law advice to Gazprombank in connection with syndicated acquisition facilities of US$700 million made available to Straits Investment Holdings Limited in connection with the acquisition of shares in a Russian oil and gas company.

The Bedell Cristin team was led by Jersey banking partner Alasdair Hunter who was assisted by senior lawyer Antony Clerehugh. The team advised on all Jersey legal aspects relating to the transaction.

Alasdair Hunter, commented "We are thrilled to have assisted Gazprombank in achieving the successful completion of this transaction.  Our involvement demonstrates again our ability to provide first-rate assistance in significant and complex transactions."