An impressive performer on all matters regarding debt finance, with a focus on real estate investment and development financings
Chambers UK 2015
Neil is a partner in our banking team and has over 30 years’ experience in debt finance, focussing on real estate investment and development financings but with wide-ranging experience across banking.
Neil acts for a range of lenders, borrowers and intermediaries in relation to finance transactions. His experience is particularly valuable to clients as it ranges across private equity, corporate lending, securitisation, Islamic structures, funds and restructuring and real estate. He is a regular speaker on banking matters and has published various articles on legal aspects of secured lending, including a series of papers comparing the English law regime with that of Germany, France, Holland, Spain and Italy.
Neil previously headed the banking group for a well-known City law firm for over a decade. He is ranked in the legal directories as a leading lawyer in both real estate finance and bank lending.
Neil's experience includes bilateral and syndicated loans for corporates, funds and other entities relating to property investment and development.
Neil's experience includes leveraged transactions for lenders / sponsors / management across LBO's, public-to-privates and bid finance.
Neil has advised across corporate lending, derivatives, Islamic finance, projects, higher education and securitisation.