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Banking and finance department.
Partner specialising in banking and finance with a UK remit. Advises a wide range of lenders and borrowers on corporate banking, acquisition finance, property finance and restructuring work. Recent deals include advising LBG on the £100m refinance of the CALA Group, The Edrington Group on the £600m refinance of Edrington and Highland Distillers; and Helical Bar on raising an £80m investment and development facility with Deutsche Pfandbriefbanken.
Trained Maclay Murray & Spens; qualified 1993; assistant solicitor Maclay Murray & Spens 1993-96; Bank of Scotland, six-month secondment to legal services department 1994; associate 1996-98; partner Maclay Murray & Spens 1998; head of banking and finance department 2001 to date.
Strathclyde University (1990 LLB; 1991 diploma).
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