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Ward Hadaway

Banking & Finance

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What the team is known for

Full-service team covering a wide range of banking and finance work, including acquisition finance, real estate finance and development finance. Provides assistance with debt security. Demonstrates expertise in the energy, sport and education sectors. Impressive client roster includes institutional lenders, investment companies and health sector entities.

Strengths

One client notes: "The firm is incredibly proactive and has a strong reputation locally. I have a tremendous amount of confidence in the work that the lawyers carry out for me, and I also value highly their input and advice."

Work highlights

Acted for NatWest on the amendment and restatement of facilities to a property group.

Notable practitioners

Imogen Holland advises clients across the broad spectrum of banking and finance matters, including debt refinancing, project financing and acquisition financing.

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Overview

The Banking and Finance Unit at Ward Hadaway is a full service team advising in all areas of funding and security issues. It has long standing team members with extensive experience.

Clients include institutional lenders, funds, fund managers, public and quasi-public sector lenders, crowd funding platforms, private individuals and charities.  Our client list means that the firm benefits from the insight to the approaches taken by institutions in fundamental areas. We regularly meet with their legal teams at their head offices to share knowledge and understand their direction of travel. The team has a real in depth knowledge of public sector funding and grant funding, funding platforms and funding structures.

The banking and finance team is supported by other units in the firm when completing funding projects. The firm has a specialist construction team, planning lawyers, a team specialising in agriculture, a tax team and lawyers specialising in state aid and competition and energy.

We also have sector specialism including Real Estate, Healthcare, Manufacturing, Renewable energy sector, Charites and Social Enterprise.

Banking & Finance Department

Ward Hadaway

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Department location

Sandgate House

102 Quayside

Newcastle upon Tyne

Tyne & Wear

UK

NE1 3DX

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North East

Banking & Finance


Imogen Holland
Band 2