Overview

Christopher is an associate in the banking team with experience of a wide spectrum of banking and finance matters, including leveraged finance, general corporate finance, project finance and real estate finance. 

Christopher spent six months on secondment in HSBC's Real Estate Finance Central team in early 2016. 

Experience
  • Acting for a UK public listed company on a £500 million investment- grade bridge facility. 
  • Acting for a major high-street retailer on a $380 million refinance of its corporate facilities by way of a US private placement and UK revolving credit facility. 
  • Acting for a UK public listed company on two investment-grade facilities totalling $260 million.
  • Acting for the lender on a £114 million refinancing of a major hotel group's portfolio.
  • Acting for the senior lender on a £45 million financing of a UK commercial property portfolio.
  • Acting for the mezzanine lender on a £9.25 million financing of a hotel development in Torquay. 
  • Acting for the borrower on a £217 million refinance by a major UK institutional investor of its solar park portfolio.
  • Acting for the lender on a £55 million refinancing of a wind farm in Yorkshire.
  • Acting for the borrower on one of the first UK financings of battery storage assets, worth £8.25 million.
  • Acting for several UK public listed companies to put in place various ISDAs.

What others say...

"Chris is refreshing to work with. A consummate professional, he has always delivered within timescales and takes great care to communicate complex legal points in a way that is easy to understand. What's more, he views transactions in the context of the entire objective, always keeping the ultimate goal in mind".
Anonymous