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Hill Dickinson LLP

NO 1 ST PAUL'S SQUARE, LIVERPOOL, L3 9SJ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0151 600 8000
Fax:
Fax 0151 600 8001
Web:
www.hilldickinson.com

Richard Capper

Tel:
Work 0151 600 8575
Email:
Hill Dickinson LLP

Work Department

Banking.

Position

Partner and head of banking and finance team, focusing on corporate finance, property finance and project finance, Richard's clients include Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Banking Group, Santander Corporate Bank, Svenska Handelsbanken, Downing Group and Peel Group.

Career

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.

Member

Law Society.

Education

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


North West: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Leading individuals

Richard Capper - Hill Dickinson LLP

Within: Banking and finance

Hill Dickinson LLP¬†is active across a range of corporate and real estate finance transactions, and asset-based lending and private equity are key areas of activity for the department. It¬† acted for Soda Software Labs on its transformative debt package from Clydesdale Bank and on the accompanying equity investment made by NVM Private Equity; advised Hyde Park Finance on a ¬£16m facility made available to Ivy League Devco Birmingham to fund the cost of a student residence in Birmingham; and advised Halewood International on its ¬£50m refinance from Lloyds to RBS Invoice Finance. Advising Downing, on the funding of its ¬£439m student accommodation joint venture with European Property Investors Special Opportunities, was another key highlight. HSBC Bank, RBS, Lloyds Banking Group and Bibby Financial Services are also clients. In Liverpool, the ‚Äėfantastic‚Äô Richard Capper¬†heads the firm‚Äôs banking and finance team, where legal director Deepak Purushothaman, who joined in 2017 from Riverview Law, legal director Helen Penfold¬†and associates Rebecca Layton¬†and Emma Howard¬†are also based. Alasdair Mackinnon¬†heads the Manchester-based team, which includes real estate finance specialist Chris Johnston. Beverley Bentley left the firm in 2017 for an in-house role.

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