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ONE FLEET PLACE, LONDON, EC4M 7WS, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 020 7242 1212
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Fax 020 7246 7777
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242 LONDON CHANCERY LANE WC2
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www.dentons.com
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James Irvine

Tel:
Work 020 7246 7356
Email:
Dentons

Work Department

Banking.

Position

James is a multi-specialist corporate finance partner with current emphasis on real estate finance (including hotels), restructuring, general banking and asset based lending. James acts primarily for banks, other financial institutions, funds and borrowers on a range of mainstream transactions and he has both transactional and general advisory experience.

Career

trained: Slaughter and May, qualified 2002; associate Slaughter and May 2002-08; senior associate SNR Denton UK LLP (Formerly Denton Wilde Sapte) 2008-11, partner Dentons UKMEA LLP (formerly SNR Denton UK LLP) 2011-present.

Languages

French (conversational).

Member

Law Society.

Education

University of Cambridge (MA 1994); College of Law (CPE 1998, LPC 1999); King's College London (postgraduate diploma 2005).


London: Real estate

Property finance

Within: Property finance

Dentons has extensive experience advising on acquisition and development finance, particularly in relation to offices and high-end residential build-to-rent (BTR) properties. On the lender side, the firm acts for a number of major financial institutions, including several Asian banks, and it is also expanding its borrower and debt fund client base. Cross-border European financings are another area of strength. Practice head James Irvine's expertise includes hotel financing and restructuring; Simon Tweedle and Simon Masri, who focuses on property and hotel investment finance and mixed-use development projects, are also key contacts.

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