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Addleshaw Goddard

3 SOVEREIGN SQUARE, SOVEREIGN STREET, LEEDS, LS1 4ER, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 209 2000
Fax:
Fax 0113 209 2060
DX:
12004 LEEDS
Email:
Web:
www.addleshawgoddard.com

David Handy

Tel:
Work 0113 209 2432
Email:
Addleshaw Goddard

Work Department

Banking group

Position

Partner specialising in general corporate lending, leveraged finance, restructurings and real estate finance: clients include HSBC Bank plc, Barclays Bank PLC, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, Lloyds TSB Bank plc and Clydesdale Bank/Yorkshire Bank.

Career

Trained Needham & James, Birmingham and Walker Morris, Leeds; qualified 1993; joined Addleshaw Booth & Co (now Addleshaw Goddard) 1995; made partner 2000.

Education

Friary Grange School, Lichfield; University of Sheffield (1990 LLB Hons); Chester College of Law (1991 LSF).

Leisure

Rugby union, running, cycling, family.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

David Handy - Addleshaw Goddard

Within: Banking and finance

Addleshaw Goddard's predominantly lender-focused department sits on the panels for all UK clearing banks and is recognised for its expertise in corporate banking, real estate finance, leveraged finance and unitranche work, as well as social housing financings. Clients praise the team, which is led by  David Handy, for 'knowing the sector inside out'. The firm added the 'really practical' Andrew Fordham from Squire Patton Boggs in 2018, and also fields social housing finance expert Lee Shankland, managing associate Geoffrey McGinley, and real estate finance specialist Jenny Cromack, who is a consultant.

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