Highly experienced Structured Finance Lawyers with international experience

Expert Structured Finance Law Firm


The Structured Finance team specialises in providing advice for a broad range of participants in structured finance transactions, including banks, bridging funders, funds, investors, issuers, originators and arrangers. Our experience means we have an extensive understanding of issues that may affect market participants. We work with our clients to develop practical and innovative structures for lenders, investors and operators in many sectors.

Arrange a call

Main Areas Of Practice


Limited and Full Recourse

Our experts advise on structuring and documenting finance (revolving and term) to support underlying lending or other credit risk based activities including bridging finance, loans to bridging finance providers and refinancing.

Securitisation

Our experience includes advice to housing associations on portfolio finance as well as whole or part business securitisations with or without legal transfer of the funded asset base to SPV or other vehicles.

Bond and Note issues

Our experts advise where multiple funders and/or high liquidity is required. We have advised on bond and note structures, listed and unlisted, and with overseas listings.

Borrowing Base Facilities

We advise on highly flexible combinations of facilities for businesses with multiple asset classes and variable asset values (including stock, work in progress/inventory debtors and certain types of fixed assets).

Our Clients


We advise our clients on a wide range of structured finance transactions and cover multiple jurisdictions, including the UK, Europe and the USA.

"She deeply understands banking and her advice is often commercial and realistic."
- Chambers UK A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession 2019 – Kathryn Shimmin


"Stands out for its relationships with major UK clearing banks as well as with private lenders".
- Chambers UK A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession 2019


“Exceptional locally based team with experienced individuals. The team is just a pleasure to deal with and makes sure that the deals get done.”
- Chambers UK A Client's Guide to the Legal Profession 2019


Highlights


Advising a UK bank in relation to a £20 million revolving credit facility to a borrower involved in providing development loans. 


Advising a large prop tech platform in connection with a £40 million revolving credit facility, with backup servicing arrangements.


Acting for a number of lenders and borrowers in connection with structured borrowing base facilities across multiple sectors.


Our Experts


Kath
Shimmin
Chair

Southampton

View Profile
Meera
Jansen
Partner

London

View Profile
Paul
Duggan
Partner

Cardiff

View Profile
Natalie
Coates
Partner

London

View Profile
Oliver
Storey-Harris
Partner

London

View Profile

Awards, Accolades and Accreditations


BM Insights


Articles

Taking out a new loan or refinancing existing debt can be a challenging process for companies and a stressful time for their directors and shareholders. Here at Blake Morgan we...

Read More

Articles

As many businesses now face continued difficulties in the current economic climate, we are seeing borrowers and lenders reconsidering and restructuring their finance arrangements and, sometimes, a lender needs to...

Read More

Articles

Money laundering is estimated to cost the UK economy more than £100 billion each year. The proceeds of money laundering can also be linked to other illegal activities, such as...

Read More
Events

Growth is one of the key objectives of any successful business, but this doesn’t happen overnight and requires the right strategy, mindset and innovation. So what does it take to...

Read More

Articles

Recently, the High Court in Avanti Communications Limited (In Administration) (the "Company") handed down a first instance judgment which has provided a certain clarity in regards on how to characterise...

Read More

Newsletters

Welcome to the second 2023 edition of Brief Banking Bites from Blake Morgan. This summary of topical updates will include brief pointers to items currently in the news, as well...

Read More

Need Advice?
Call 0238 085 7047
Or Fill in The Form

Our Experts are here to help

  • Privacy Notice

    Blake Morgan Privacy Policy

    We do not use any enquiries to the [email protected] email address or any completed forms for marketing purposes.

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Change your cookie consent
Skip to content