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UK London (Firms) Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market

This section covers advice provided to borrowers, sponsors and lenders. Chambers UK considers a broad array of banking work for its purposes, with areas looked at including acquisition finance, syndicated lending, leveraged finance, Islamic finance and refinancing issues. Outside of London, we will also consider Real Estate Finance Work (London has a dedicated Real Estate Finance table). In London, firms are ranked in Lower Mid-Market, Mid-Market or Big-Ticket tables for their work for Borrowers and Lenders (A deal with a value of up to £99 million will be considered lower mid-market, a deal with a value between £100 - £499 million will be considered mid-market and any deal £500 million or above will be considered big-ticket). We also rank firms for their work representing sponsors, as well as recognising individuals separately for their Fund Finance and Islamic Finance expertise.

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Band 1
  1. Greenberg Traurig, LLP
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    Greenberg Traurig, LLP
    Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market
    UK 2023 | Band 1 | 3 Years Ranked
    Greenberg Traurig is a respected group that is well positioned to advise on a range of financing matters. The team is adept at handling cross-border transactions with its strong global network across the USA and Europe. It acts for a roster of corporate borrowers on a range of syndicated and acquisition financings and offers additional expertise acting for lender clients. The team has diverse industry experience including TMT, real estate and manufacturing.
  2. Simmons & Simmons LLP
    Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market
    UK 2023 | Band 1
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Band 2
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    Eversheds Sutherland
    Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market
    UK 2023 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Eversheds Sutherland is a long-established player in the space noted for its stellar representation of both borrower and lender-side clients. The team regularly works with financial institutions as well as private equity funds on leveraged and acquisition financings. It offers a widespread network of offices across the globe, making it a popular choice for multi-jurisdictional transactions.
  2. Stephenson Harwood LLP
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    Stephenson Harwood LLP
    Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market
    UK 2023 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Stephenson Harwood advises a range of clients across the market including both borrowers and lenders. It's particularly adept at acting for speciality lenders, banks and corporates on leveraged and acquisition financings. The team's domestic strength is bolstered by a strong overseas presence. The team also has wide sectoral expertise with notable strength in the real estate, shipping and aviation sectors.
  3. Taylor Wessing LLP
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    Taylor Wessing LLP
    Banking & Finance: Borrowers: Lower Mid-Market
    UK 2023 | Band 2 | 3 Years Ranked
    Taylor Wessing is recognised for its capabilities in acquisition finance. The team acts for borrower-side clients across a diverse array of sectors. It has particular expertise advising those in the technology sphere. The firm is active on cross-border transactions and frequently engaged for refinancing mandates, while offering niche expertise in matters involving litigation funding.