Susan Kelly > Dentons > Edinburgh, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Dentons
QUARTERMILE ONE
15 LAURISTON PLACE
EDINBURGH
EH3 9EP
Scotland

Work Department

Banking and Finance

Position

Susan joined Dentons (formerly MMS) in 1991 and was assumed as a Partner on 1 December 1998. Susan works with firm’s Banking & Finance department and handles a wide range of banking and finance work across the UK and Europe including acquisition finance, property finance, plc/corporate lending and Pan-European finance.

Career

Trained Dentons (formerly Maclay Murray & Spens); qualified 1993; assistant solicitor Maclay Murray & Spens 1993-96; Bank of Scotland, six-month secondment to legal services department 1994; associate 1996-98; partner Dentons 1998 to date; member of court, Strathclyde University 2014 to date.

Languages

French.

Education

Strathclyde University (1990 LLB; 1991 diploma).

Leisure

Opera; theatre; antiques; skiing.

Lawyer Rankings

Scotland > Finance > Banking and finance

(Hall of Fame)

Susan KellyDentons

Leveraging its international network, Dentons is well equipped to handle large international mandates for both borrower and lender clients. The practice has a broad spectrum of expertise, which includes handling acquisition finance issues, general lending work, renewables and project financings, real estate finance work, securitisations and structured finance matters. It has recently been advising a number of clients on the UK government’s Covid-19 lending schemes. Edinburgh-based Susan Kelly heads up the Scottish banking team and counts a number of large corporations on her client roster.