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Derwin Jenkinson

Partner, Corporate Department
100 Bishopsgate
United Kingdom

Fax: 44-020-3023-5452


Derwin Jenkinson is a partner in the Energy and Infrastructure Finance practice, based in the London office. He advises on a broad range of financing structures within loan and capital markets, including infrastructure M&A, project finance, and structured debt. Mr. Jenkinson's extensive practice encompasses all forms of debt financing across the capital structure, including loans, private placement notes, project bonds, bond/bank combination financings including whole business securitizations, and project financings, as well as restructurings.

Mr. Jenkinson began his career in 2001. Since then, he has built a following and reputation for high-level problem solving and adaptability. He acts for sponsors, banks, corporates, the U.K. Government, rating agencies, multilaterals, credit enhancement providers, and institutional investors.

Accolades and Recognitions

  • Leading Infrastructure lawyer, Chambers UK 2021: "He is commercial, proactive and gets things done."

  • Ranked in Chambers UK 2020Infrastructure

  • Named a 'leading individual' for Debt Capital Markets by Legal 500 UK 2021


  • University of Oxford, B.A., 1998, Christ Church

  • Oxford Brookes University, L.P.C., 1999

  • College of Law, 2000

Recent Representations

  • Equitix in relation to its acquisition financing of a portfolio of smart meters from SMS PLC

  • BlackRock in relation to the refinancing of the Rothes and Beckton combined heat and power plants

  • Northleaf Capital Partners on the acquisition of a majority stake in a Belgium-based liquid storage terminal

  • Allianz Global Investors on Dublin Port Company's initial bond issuance

  • Dalmore and its consortium partners on the acquisition and refinancing of Cory Riverside

  • Lenders on refinancing the acquisition of Dragon LNG by Ancala

  • Angel Trains on a series of bond, bank, institutional, and project financings

  • LBC Tank Terminals on a recent refinancing

  • Arjun Infrastructure Partners in relation to a refinancing of Indigo Pipelines

  • Advised the U.K. Government on the financing and subsequent sale by the Official Receiver of the business and assets of British Steel Limited

  • Davidson Kempner in relation to the new money financing for Virgin Atlantic

Practice Areas

Infrastructure and Energy




England and Wales Solicitor


Oxford Brookes University, L.P.C. 1999
University of Oxford - Christ Church, B.A. 1998

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