Banking and Finance

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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.

Meet Neil:

1. Banking and finance lawyer with particular experience in asset finance

2. Likes Wales, wine, sport and anything else that means he doesn’t have the time to have to write personal information about himself

3. Thinks the law is a far broader topic than any of his family and friends who do not work in law

Neil specialises in banking and asset finance transactions with a particular emphasis in finance for shipping, aviation and renewable energy, as well as providing corporate transactional support. He trained and qualified at TLT LLP and spent a further four years working as a finance solicitor, acting for borrowers and lenders before joining the Asset Finance team at DLA Piper (UK) LLP.

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.

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.
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22 Jun 2018

What have been the key cases in the world of banking & finance over the past six months? Cases Lending In Carney and others v NM Rothschild & Sons...

22 Jan 2018

This analysis summarises the current work being carried out by a variety of bodies related to the possible replacement of London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) as a...

19 Dec 2017

The case of Grant and others as Joint Administrators of Olympia Securities Commercial Plc (in administration)) v WDW 3 Investments Ltd and another [2017] EWHC 2807...

10 Nov 2017

A new draft of the proposed Business Contract Terms (Assignment of Receivables) Regulations 2017 (the Regulations) published in September 2017 has caused considerable...

8 Nov 2017

This case considers the ability of a buyer of a loan participation to insist upon unwinding the transaction where the deadline for meeting a condition to the sale...

8 May 2017

The European Commission has indicated that loan syndication may come under scrutiny in relation to anti-competitive conduct during 2017. Francesco Liberatore, partner...

23 Sep 2016

Delays to settlement in the Loan Market Association’s (LMA) secondary loan market remains a significant issue. Jacqui Allen, partner at Mandel, Katz & Brosnan,...

19 Sep 2016

This News Analysis provides a summary of the note published by the Loan Market Association (LMA) in which they address five key documentary areas where questions have...

8 Jul 2016

David Campbell, a partner in Allen & Overy’s banking department, considers whether the result in the EU referendum means that Material Adverse Change clauses (MACs)...

26 May 2016

New rules on keeping a register of persons with significant control (PSC) came into force on 6 April 2016. Joanna Belmonte, senior associate and professional support...

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