Roderick Palmer > Hill Dickinson LLP > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Hill Dickinson LLP
THE BROADGATE TOWER
20 PRIMROSE STREET
LONDON
EC2A 2EW
England

Work Department

Company/commercial.

Position

Partner undertaking general commercial and finance work, specialising in asset, acquisition, yacht and ship finance and aviation.

Career

Trained Hill Taylor Dickinson; qualified 1992; partner 2001; joined Hill Dickinson on merger 2006.

Languages

French.

Memberships

Law Society; Company Law Committee.

Education

Shenfield School; Manchester University (1988 Law and Accounting Joint Hons 2(1)); Newcastle Polytechnic (1990 LSF 2nd class Hons).

Leisure

Chess, tennis (Westside Tennis Club), sailing (Brading and Haven Yacht Club), horse riding, Royal Automobile Club.

Lawyer Rankings

London > Finance > Transport finance and leasing

Under the guidance of the ‘extremely knowledgeable’ Roderick Palmer, Hill Dickinson LLP has cultivated a solid offering among lenders and borrowers in the commercial shipping and offshore sector, as well as fielding a growing aviation offering. The firm is also recognised as a ‘true industry leader’ in the yachting space, an area in which Panos Pourgourides – who co-heads the team with Palmer – has a thriving practice for both banks and ultra-high-net-worth-individuals seeking to finance their acquisitions of super yachts.

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Oil and gas

Roderick Palmer heads up the oil and gas team at Hill Dickinson LLP and focuses on corporate and commercial work. The firm fields a cross-departmental energy and natural resources group which advises domestic and international clients, including oil supermajors, commodity houses, tanker owners and gas infrastructure providers.