Our Banking & Finance team has a wealth of experience in all aspects of banking & finance transactions. We act for many of the leading banks, financial institutions and corporate borrowers, providing the full range of banking services from corporate lending to restructuring and recovery.
We also provide specialist support in areas such as structured and Acquisition Finance, Real Estate Finance and Asset Based Lending transactions. We are one of the few firms with the combined cross-border expertise to offer a comprehensive range of services to lenders and borrowers across the UK. We are also able to advise on funding transactions in the Middle East, including Islamic Finance.
We recognise the need to marry technical expertise with business sense and focus on giving legal advice in a commercial context, identifying solutions and getting the deal done. Whether the lending is to support a project, acquisition or business, our team will work closely with you to ensure that our service is tailored to meet your needs.
11th November 2013
Top 50 national law firm, Gateley has demonstrated continued commitment to the East Midlands market with the announcement of further key hires within its Nottingham and Leicester offices. Following recent new partner and associate appointments as well as three key promotions, the firm has hired two trainees and three newly qualified solicitors across the region.
5th August 2013
1 July saw the launch of a new trade finance product, the Bank Payment Obligation, or BPO for short. Product launches in the trade finance arena have come thick and fast in recent years but this one has the potential to hit a particular sweet spot due to its combination of a tried and tested legal formula coupled with the use of modern technology.
1st February 2013
18th March 2013
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23rd October 2012
“The banking & finance team excels across a wide range of areas from acquisition finance and asset-based lending to private equity work. Clients are happy to commend the firm's extensive banking expertise and say it is always at hand to provide support and advice through the transaction process. Sources feel that they are provided with a highly active, excellent, knowledgeable service from senior team members”
Chambers UK 2013
“The firm has a strong team who provide prompt responses and quick turnaround times”
Legal 500 2012
“Always focused and available when you need them. A real asset on any transaction”
Ian Howey, Yorkshire Bank