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Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

Transport: Rail

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What the team is known for

Offers extensive expertise across the full spectrum of rolling stock matters. Also adept at advising on planning and authorisation mandates. Routinely acts for operating lessors, financiers and investors in the rail assets market, as well as local government bodies.

Strengths

One client reports: “They are absolutely fantastic. They are incredibly responsive and add value.”

An interviewee comments: “We like that BCLP is a one-stop shop. They have a balanced offering and can therefore handle any commercial, finance or contentious issue for us.”

Work highlights

Advised Lendlease on the £5.8 billion redevelopment around Euston Station.

Advised Beacon Rail on the re-leasing to First Trenitalia of the Voyager fleet that operates on the West Coast.

Notable practitioners

Jamie Wiseman-Clarke has strong expertise on a range of rolling stock mandates including leasing, procurement and financing. He has additional expertise in related transactional matters.
“He is an extremely thorough and detail-oriented lawyer.” “He is incredibly diligent."

Jason Chamberlain has substantial knowledge of the rail sector and regularly advises on rolling stock procurement and leasing. He has additional expertise in advising clients on significant infrastructure projects.
"Jason is great at thinking outside the box. He has a fantastic commercial element and is very adaptable with good initiative.”

Russell Clifford leads the transport and asset finance group at the firm and has extensive experience in the rail sector. He advises clients on rolling stock procurement, leasing and related financing.
"Russell is highly experienced, incredibly commercial and tremendously loyal."

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Transport: Rail Department

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP

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Governor’s House

5 Laurence Pountney Hill

London

Greater London

UK

EC4R 0HH

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Transport: Rail


Jamie Wiseman-Clarke
Band 3
Jason Chamberlain
Band 2
Russell Clifford
Band 3