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Managing facilities from banks and their funders is often complex and an essential part of an organisation’s success. From acquisitions and property finance to restructures and asset based lending, our specialist banking team provides hands-on project management with an entrepreneurial approach. We help your business succeed through effective funding.

We act for UK and international corporates of all sizes from high growth companies to FTSE 100 companies to institutional investors as well as advising entrepreneurs and management teams. Our strong government sector offering means that we are also one of the UK’s leading advisors to local and central government bodies. The banking team advises on a range of deals including those involving substantial LMA syndicated facilities.

We have extensive experience in acquisition finance, property finance, restructurings, refinancings, asset-based lending and general finance on a bilateral, club and syndicated basis. The team are known for giving practical advice, having strong market knowledge and being easy to use, proactive and being prepared to "give a view".

what we do...

  • National and international client base - banks, funders, corporates, institutional and individual borrowers.
  • Ten dedicated banking lawyers - including 3 partners based in Birmingham and Nottingham.
  • Comprehensive project management - delivered by senior team members.
  • Exceptional client service - “Of all the firms I work with, they're the most proactive at anticipating issues and using their initiative.”
  • Borrowing and lending advice in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors - specialising in health, social and residential housing.
  • Strategic partners to your business - specialist advice, enabling finance and transactions, integral support to your team.
  • Specialist real estate finance unit - with dual real estate and finance expertise.

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Mergers and acquisitions transactions and COVID-19 - 22 April update

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