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Alma Yasin joined the finance group as an associate in 2022. Prior to joining Ropes & Gray, Alma worked in the structured finance practice at other leading international firms in London, Germany and Croatia. She obtained an LL.M. degree at the Georgetown University Law Center in 2019.

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  • Advised Smurfit Kappa Group on the financing aspects of its proposed combination with WestRock to create Smurfit WestRock, the world's largest listed paper and packaging company
  • Advised Liberty Servicios Fijos LY (formerly known as Cabletica), a subsidiary of Liberty Latin America, on a US$450 million financing package provided by IDB Invest, including the issuance of Reg S7144A US$400 million sustainability-linked senior secured notes due 2031
  • Advised the initial purchasers on First Quantum Minerals’ offering of US$1,300 million aggregate principal amount of senior notes
  • Advised InfraBuild, Australia's largest vertically integrated steel long manufacturer, on a US$350 million asset-backed term loan
  • Advised arrangers and initial purchasers including Bank of America, Morgan Stanley, Barclays, Deutsche Bank, Bank of America on European CLO 2.0 transactions in connection with new issue CLO vehicles*
  • Advised arrangers including Citibank, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley and Jefferies on European CLO 2.0 transactions in connection with refinancing of CLO vehicles*
  • Advised ICG as collateral manager in connection with €400 million refinancing of CLO vehicle*
  • Advised a Swiss fund manager specialized in financing sustainable energy infrastructure projects in connection with the private placement of the bonds*
  • Advised European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and Bank Pekao S.A. in relation to acquisition of retail chain*
  • Advised European Investment Bank (EIB) on acquisition financing of Croatian leading tourism company*
  • Represented club and syndicated lenders (among others J.P. Morgan Securities Plc, Goldman Sachs International Bank, BNP Paribas, Credit Suisse AG London Branch) on $7 billion financial and corporate restructuring of Agrokor Group*
  • Advised UniCredit on the acquisition financing of one of the largest animal food retail in CEE Region*

*Prior to joining Ropes & Gray

Areas of Practice