"`instils confidence in clients'"
Rebecca is a finance and banking lawyer specialising in a range of debt finance work, including secured and unsecured, bilateral and syndicated lending both on a national and international level. She acts on behalf of either banks or borrowers (either corporate or private equity).
Rebecca's experience includes acquisition finance, property finance and marine finance as well as leveraged and investment grade corporate lending transactions.
She has worked on a wide variety of transactions including:
- advising a club of banks (Lloyds, HSBC and RBS) in relation to the financing of the acquisition of A-Gas International Limited and several additional requirements;
- advising a bank in relation to the financing in connection with the £70 million acquisition of an offshore cross jurisdictional trust and fund business;
- advising a number of large national retailers (including Hamleys and Thorntons) in relation to their term or revolving financing arrangements;
- advising Santander in relation to the approximately £20,000,000 financing of a property portfolio.
Rebecca trained at Allen & Overy LLP and qualified into the global loans team in 2002. She joined Shoosmiths in 2008.
LLB in law (with European legal studies) 2:1 ( University of Durham )