Remains a key player for securitisation. The team undertakes a broad array of work in the space, with notable expertise in mandates relating to the automotive sector. Maintains strong relationships with key financial institutions. Other clients include corporate and public sector groups, notably those that face heavy regulatory scrutiny.
"It is a very strong team," according to interviewees, who highlight that "the associates are thorough and are good to work with."
Sources report that the solicitors are "very easy to work with and personable."
Clients say: "They offer excellent client service and they are particularly solutions-oriented."
Acted for Enra Specialist Finance on its first RMBS valued at £268 million.
Julian Craughan is recognised for his consumer asset-focused securitisation work, which includes advising on the securitisation of student loans and residential mortgages. He is particularly active in the auto loan sector and shows considerable talent for deals involving novel structures.
"He is a super nice guy who is super technical and really efficient." "He is really nice to work with, he is smart, he is commercial and he delivers what he says he will." "He is collaborative and a pleasure to deal with."
Dennis Dillon is recommended by clients and peers alike for his trade receivables practice. He is highly adept at advising on securitisation mandates, including in relation to novel structures.
"He is an exceptionally smart lawyer who has the ability to work well with all parties while protecting the interests of his client." "He is great - he is responsive and you know he will get the job done."
David Palmer handles ABS mandates and demonstrates a particular interest in automotive securitisations.
"He is a very good lawyer who works well with clients and he is commercial."