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UK 2022
East Anglia Banking & Finance
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Our highly regarded Banking and Finance Team has a comprehensive understanding of the issues faced by our clients in today's challenging financing environment. The team's expertise covers a variety of financial products and services across a wide range of industry sectors. We are regularly instructed by lenders and investors, as well as borrowers and companies seeking finance.

We provide clear and pragmatic advice and recognise that many banking and finance deals are the start of a new relationship between lender and borrower. Good communication, and clear purpose and a practical approach from the legal team allow that key relationship to start on the right foot. 

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Banking & Finance - East Anglia
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Band 2
What the team is known for

Advises on corporate, real estate and agricultural finance and is further active on refinancing operations. Clients include well-established national financial institutions as well as banks. Experienced in handling invoice discount financing.

Work highlights

Advised a property investment group as the borrower on a loan extension backed by a portfolio of over 150 properties.

Notable practitioners

James Allen has considerable experience across the full range of corporate finance and banking transactions.
"He is unflappable and measured when confronted with difficult situations."

Alex Schaafsma acts on syndicated finance matters as well as development finance, investment loan facilities and refinancing.
"Alex Schaafsma is exceptional in her attention and support." "She has a keen eye for detail and is rigorous in ensuring that all angles are considered and covered."

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