Real Estate Finance, advising lenders and borrowers on deals across the capital stack, involving investment and development, with experience covering a range of real estate sectors including, retail, office, residential development, PRS, hotels, student accommodation, serviced offices, care homes and logistics.
General Banking including advising on restructuring, corporate acquisitions, oil and gas finance and project finance.
Advising a German lender on a range of real estate finance deals including a c.£50m facility for the acquisition of a city centre shopping centre in the UK and a £35m investment and development facility in respect of office space in central London.
Advising a major UK clearing bank on a range of real estate finance deals covering with loan values of up to £50m including a c.£40m residential development facility, a £30m revolving credit facility to a care home operating group and a c. 20m facility for the acquisition of a target group operating in the serviced office sector.
Advising a real estate debt fund on a range of financings in the up to £50m range including, loan and intercreditor issues secured on portfolio of retail assets, a loan for an acquisition of debt secured on real estate and a preferred equity loan financing the acquisition of a JV interest in a development project.
Advising a family office owned corporate on a loan into a real estate development JV vehicle for the acquisition of development land.
Advising a US private equity fund on borrowing of a £133m syndicated loan facility for a mixed use development involving residential, retail and commercial office space in London.
Advising a real estate fund on borrowing of a £108m facility for the redevelopment of office space in central London.
Advising a family owned corporate group operating a hotel owning business on borrowing of a c.£20m senior and mezzanine loan financing package.
Advising a property development company on borrowing of a £24m senior and mezzanine loan financing package and related JV arrangements in respect of a mixed use commercial and residential development.
Advising a family office owned Singaporean corporate on borrowing of a £91m investment facility in connection with the acquisition of commercial offices in central London.
Advising a listed hotels group on borrowing of a £19m investment facility in relation to a portfolio.
Advising a student accommodation developer on borrowing of a £10m development facility for a project in Newcastle.
Trained and qualified at Addleshaw Goddard (London office): 2004 – 2007
Senior Associate at Herbert Smith (now Herbert Smith Freehills): 2007 to 2011
Senior Associate at Speechly Bircham (now Charles Russell Speechlys): 2011 to 2013
Senior Associate at Irwin Mitchell (London office): 2013-2016
Partner (Real Estate Finance group head) at Irwin Mitchell: 2016-2018