Maria Watmough Legal Director
Maria has been a banking and finance specialist for over ten years and has acted on a wide range of financing transactions.
Main areas of practice
Maria has been a banking and finance specialist for over ten years and has acted on a wide range of financing transactions. Maria brings specialist real estate, healthcare and education sector expertise, including recent experience of several student accommodation transactions and lending to housing associations.
Maria acts for some of the leading UK domestic banks as well as corporate clients on their finance and security documentation requirements.
Related Knowledge & Resources
Our expert explains the changes to the Criminal Offences Act and what you need to to to reduce the risk to your business.
On 26 June 2017, the Money Laundering, Terrorist Financing and Transfer of Funds (Information on the Payer) Regulations 2017 ("the New Regulations") came into force. Read an overview here.
the GDPR will become directly applicable in all EU member states and, despite Brexit negotiations, the UK Government has confirmed that it will be implementing these new rules in full. Designed to be more future-proof than its predecessor.
With the clock ticking, and just over a month until the changes to the regulation of payment services and e-money come into force, the revised regime will see a significant change to the way in which payment services and e-money are regulated.