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Deborah is a partner in Clifford Chance's capital markets group and heads the firm's sovereign debt advisory practice. Deborah specialises in sovereign debt financings of all types and regularly works on sovereign/sub-sovereign/SOE bonds and loans, with and without guarantees from multilateral development banks (including blue and social bonds and loans and debt for nature swaps). Her work includes advising on repackaging of sovereign claims. Deborah is advising the IIF on the Voluntary Principles for Debt Transparency and the G7 Private Sector Working Group on Climate Resilient Debt Instruments. Deborah advised on the first sovereign blue bond and social bond. Deborah is a member of Clifford Chance's ESG Board and a contributor to "Just Transactions: a White Paper on Just Transition and the Banking Sector", issued jointly by CDC, Clifford Chance and the Institute of Human Rights and Business.

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