Allen & Overy tops project finance table

Author: | Published: 1 Feb 2005

Allen & Overy has finished top of Dealogic's global project finance review for the third time in four years. The firm closed 51 deals worth over $15 billion in 2004, taking a 9.3% share of the market.

White & Case moved up five places from ninth to fourth after advising on the largest energy project financing to date, Qatargas II, which weighed in at $9.3 billion. Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy, Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom and Linklaters all broke through the $6 billion barrier to come fifth, sixth and seventh respectively.

The top three of Allen & Overy, Clifford Chance and Latham & Watkins is unchanged from 2003. In 2004 they split...