Robert is a banking and finance solicitor with experience in a range of both Scottish and English debt finance work including acquisition finance, asset finance and real estate finance. He acts for borrowers, banks and financial institutions.

Recent experience includes:

  • acting for a major student accommodation developer on senior and mezzanine development facilities of over £88m;
  • acting for a private bank on a £24m term facility to an established property development company;
  • acting for a major high street bank on the funding of a multi-jurisdictional franchise acquisition;
  • acting for a leading peer-to-peer lender on the re-financing of a large Scottish property portfolio.

Robert trained in both the firm’s Edinburgh and Manchester offices and frequently works with members of the banking, corporate and real estate teams in both. He is qualified in Scotland and England & Wales and is also a Scottish Notary Public.


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