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Burges Salmon LLP

Banking & Finance

3 ranked lawyersBand 1South WestUK 2022 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

Wide-ranging practice with expertise in project finance, corporate banking and acquisition finance. Notable strength in the real estate, renewable energy and hospitality sectors. Regularly acts for lenders and borrowers on cross-border transactions. Counts a number of major national banks and multinational corporations among its clientele. Frequently advises on debt transactions, often with cross-border elements.

Strengths

An interviewee says: “The client service is excellent.”

Another adds: “The firm take a client-focused approach. They take the time to understand the client's business and invest in the relationship.”

Work highlights

Continued to advise Cardiff Parkway Developments on the development of a £120 million mainline train station between Cardiff and Newport.

Notable practitioners

Graham Soar frequently advises on a variety of financings ranging from energy to real estate finance. He is experienced in acting for both borrower and lender-side clients.

Rachael Ruane garners praise for her experience acting for lenders and borrowers on a range of financings. She has particular expertise advising on cross-border transactions.

Richard Leeming is a distinguished practitioner who is noted for his prowess in real estate finance issues. He regularly assists lenders with financing matters involving international borrowers.
"Richard is an excellent communicator and builds excellent relationships."

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Banking & Finance

Burges Salmon LLP

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Location

1 Glass Wharf

Bristol

Bristol

UK

BS2 0ZX

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

South West

Banking & Finance


Graham Soar
Band 2
Rachael Ruane
Band 2
Richard Leeming
Band 1