Richard Capper > Hill Dickinson LLP > Liverpool, England > Lawyer Profile

Hill Dickinson LLP
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Partner and head of banking and finance team. Richard has almost 20 years’ experience working as a lawyer in the banking market. He operates principally out of our Liverpool office, but also spends time in Manchester and London, specialising in all forms of banking transactions including: acquisition finance, property finance, project finance and general corporate lending.

Richard’s clients include Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Banking Group, Santander Corporate Bank, Svenska Handelsbanken, Downing Group and Peel Group.


Trained Stephenson Harwood; qualified 1991; assistant Stephenson Harwood 1991-95; assistant DLA Piper 1995-2000; partner and head of Liverpool banking team DLA Piper 2000-06; partner and head of national banking team Halliwells LLP 2006-10; partner Hill Dickinson 2010; partner and head of the banking team Hill Dickinson 2010.


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Wirral Grammar School; University of Leicester (1988 LLB Hons); College of Law, Chester.

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North West > Finance > Banking and finance

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Richard Capper

Hill Dickinson LLP

Based across its Manchester and Liverpool offices, the team at Hill Dickinson LLP regularly handles corporate and property finance transactions, and acts on a number of asset based lending and private equity mandates. The team is instructed by a range of lender and borrower clients and has particular experience across the leisure, transportation, real estate, construction, retail and financial services sectors. Liverpool-based banking and finance head Richard Capper is a ‘fantastic lawyer‘, while Alasdair Mackinnon heads the banking practice in Manchester, where Chris Johnston, who heads the property finance team, is also based.