Banking and Finance

Contributors

Meet Emma:

1.Banking and finance lawyer with experience in derivatives, debt capital markets, securitisation and structured finance in London and Paris

2.Likes ballet, playing the harp and holidays

3.Thinks the law is always changing!

Emma trained and qualified at Allen & Overy LLP and worked in their derivatives and structured finance teams in London and Paris.  She then joined the foreign exchange prime brokerage legal team at Deutsche Bank before spending 4 ½ years with Crédit Agricole CIB advising the fixed income and derivatives desk.

Meet Miranda:

1. Banking and finance lawyer with experience in leveraged finance, real estate finance and restructuring

2. Likes Spanish cooking, playing the piano and planning adventures

3. Thinks the law is a necessary evil

Miranda is a solicitor specialising in leveraged and acquisition finance. She trained at Hogan Lovells International LLP and qualified into the international banking and finance team. During her time at Hogan Lovells she worked on a variety of domestic and cross-border transactions, acting for both borrowers and lenders. She also experienced secondments to Barclays Bank PLC and Kaupthing Bank hf.

Meet Kate:

1. Banking & finance lawyer with experience in syndicated lending and project finance in London, Paris and Sydney

2. Likes yoga, DIY (although the output doesn’t generally reflect the input) and sunny climes

3. Thinks the law is very unlike how LA Law made it look

Kate is a solicitor specialising in banking and finance with particular emphasis on syndicated lending and project finance. She has acted for both borrowers and lenders on a wide range of finance transactions, often involving multiple jurisdictions.

Kate trained and qualified in the Debt and Derivative Securities team at Allen & Overy LLP. She later joined the Banking and Finance team at Freehills (now Herbert Smith Freehills) in Sydney. Most recently, she was in the Projects and Infrastructure team at Norton Rose LLP before joining LexisNexis. Kate is dual-qualified in England and Wales and New South Wales, Australia.

Before joining LexisNexis Tony was a partner for many years in the financial markets department of Simmons & Simmons, where he covered structured products, derivatives, debt capital markets, structured trade finance, emerging markets and many other types of financial transactions. He has extensive experience of transactions in Russia, Spain and Latin America and a number of other jurisdictions.

Neeta has been working as a paralegal in Banking and Insolvency for the past 4 and a half years.

She started her legal career at Allen & Overy in 2008 in the midst of the global financial crisis and the collapse of Lehmans where she gained most of her experience.

Neeta also did a short stint in litigation at the Revenue and Customs Prosecutions Office. Neeta graduated with a 2:1 honours degree from University of London, Queen Mary College and went on to obtain a distinction from the College of Law in the Legal Practice Course. She moved to Lexis®PSL in April 2013.

About  Banking and Finance
For banking and finance lawyers to get the latest market news, case updates, regulatory changes from market-leading experts.
The Latest
25 Oct 2018

Timothy G Massad (TM), former chairman of the Commodities Futures Trading Commission and Eddy Wymeersch (EW), Chairman of the Public Interest Oversight Board, and both...

30 Jul 2018

In The State of Netherlands v Deutsche Bank AG [2018] EWHC 1935 (Comm), the judge confirmed that a standard International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA)...

18 Jul 2018

Thomas Werlen and Jascha Trubowitz discuss the recently published IBOR Global Benchmark Transition Report, published by ISDA, AFME, ICMA, SIFMA and SIFMA AMG. US and...

18 Jun 2018

The outcome of claims regarding interest rate hedging products (IRHPs) is generally mixed, with companies having been dealt a number of blows, particularly in respect...

24 Apr 2018

Mitja Siraj, Vice President of Legal Europe at FIA, discusses the recent publication by FIA of eight sets of contractual indirect clearing terms. Original news FIA...

16 Apr 2018

Andy Brindle, a derivatives, securities and structured products veteran with more than 25 years of experience in the equity, credit and interest rate marketplaces, and...

15 Mar 2018

Katherine Tew Darras, ISDA general counsel and Alban Caillemer du Ferrage, co-chair of Jones Day's global Banking & Finance practice, French counsel to ISDA and...

14 Mar 2018

The Commercial Court considered the subject of how Close-out Amount is calculated under the 2002 ISDA Master Agreement, including whether it is open to a...

9 Feb 2018

ISDA, ICMA, AFME, SIFMA and SIFMA AMG have launched a roadmap highlighting the key challenges involved in transitioning financial market contracts and practices from...

6 Feb 2018

Kristy Tillman, executive director at P.R.I.M.E. Finance discusses P.R.I.M.E. Finance’s key achievements in 2017, plans for 2018 and the main issues discussed at the...

The Latest
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Banking And Finance
we are currently in the proces of creating a shiny new home for the COMET blog.During this period of transition, our monthly highlights email will be suspended.
Popular Tags