Overview

Ed is a senior associate in the banking team. He advises clients including financial institutions, corporates and funds in relation to a broad range of finance transactions. He specialises in corporate banking, energy and infrastructure finance, asset backed finance and real estate finance.

Ed is the co-author of the Equipment Leasing chapter of Practical Lending and Security Precedents (Sweet and Maxwell)

Experience
  • Advising National Express Group plc in respect of revolving credit facilities totaling over £400 million and a £450 million bridge to bond facility.
  • Advising C&J Clark Limited (Clarks shoes) in respect of revolving credit facilities and a US private placement facility.
  • Advising IDCM in relation to a £78 million senior secured RPI-linked and fixed rate loan facility in respect of a portfolio of solar assets.
  • Advising a dairy co-operative on a £58 million revolving credit facility provided by HSBC Bank.
  • Advising Lloyds Banking Group on a £9 million real estate finance facility secured on a portfolio of commercial properties.
  • Advising various clients in respect of operating and finance leasing facilities, including in respect of electric vehicle fleets.

What others say...

Ed is a highly professional lawyer and trusted business partner. He has a thorough understanding of the legal issues impacting a global FTSE treasury function and I would not hesitate to recommend him to other corporate treasurers.
David Daniels, Group Treasurer, National Express Group plc