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Neill Pemberton

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Dentons

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Real Estate

Position

Neill is a senior associate in the Real Estate team.  He specialises in property finance having acted for major lenders including Standard Chartered, UBS and Citibank.

Neill has experience of acting for both borrowers and lenders on a wide variety of matters from complex developments to managing a team delivering commoditised products.  He has helped banks to establish new financial products at inception through to successful implementation and continuous improvement.

Neill is also an expert in Islamic financing of properties.  He has acted for a number of Middle Eastern banks on murabaha, ijara and diminishing musharaka facilities.

Career

Senior Associate at Dentons since 2014; Associate at Dentons 2011-2014; Senior Staff Solicitor at Veale Wasbrough Vizards 2010-2011; Solicitor at Veale Wasbrough Vizards 2008-2010; Trainee Solicitor at Veale Wasbrough Vizards 2006-2008; Legal Assistant at Veale Wasbrough Vizards 2005-2006

Member

Law Society of England & Wales

Education

Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice at UWE Bristol 2006; Postgraduate Diploma in Law at UWE Bristol 2004; BA Loughborough University 2001

Leisure

Golf; reading; gym


South East: Finance

Banking and finance

Within: Banking and finance

Clients of Dentons note that they receive 'very high levels of service from the team; lawyers are attentive, responsive, solution-minded, and reduce red tape and delays by picking up the phone to talk through issues'. Peter Cox and Robert Wyatt head the team, which includes Faye Garvey and Neill Pemberton; they are 'outstanding lawyers who combine a "can-do" attitude with a commercial approach'. The practice acts for a number of overseas and UK-based lenders, as well as regional and international borrowers, with notable strength in the automotive, manufacturing, TMT, financial services and real estate sectors. Recent highlights include advising BGF on a £7m facility provided to AIM-listed Netcall, which was used to support its acquisition of Mattsoft; and assisting Marshall Motor Holdings with its strategic disposal of Marshall Leasing, which involved obtaining consent to the sale from the client's syndicate of lenders, as well as the release of various securities. Real estate finance specialist Christopher Colclough is also recommended.

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