We deliver expert legal advice within the context of the commercial and market pressures affecting banks and financial institutions.

Our team provides the full range of specialist legal advice required by banks and financial institutions operating in the Northern Irish market, innovatively delivering knowledge and services in every engagement. Our team advises on transactional, advisory and contentious scenarios calling on banking, corporate, real estate, tax and disputes experts amongst others.

Client Benefits

  • A partner led service to ensure the correct strategic approach to instructions married with junior support to ensure a cost effective service delivery.
  • A collaborative approach to the provision of expertise in the banking and financial services sector across specialism and married with local knowledge and insight
  • Depth of knowledge allowing us to pull in multiple experts to advise on distinct elements of large transactions and disputes.
  • Relationships with international preferred firms allow us to deal with cross-jurisdictional matters.
  • Deep knowledge on legal process management allowing us to deliver volume legal advice to the banking and financial services sector.

Key Expertise

  • Advising Barclays on portfolio transfers to ring fence c.18,500 loans and the transfer of all charges on the associated securities.
  • Advising major UK high street banking brands on their residential loan portfolios.
  • Advising a leading local bank on the secured £5m development finance facility for a new build apartment and commercial complex.
  • Advising Fiduciam, a UK based short term bridging lender, on facility agreements and security for loans taken out against a portfolio of Northern Ireland assets;
  • Advising Lloyds Banking Group, Co-operative Bank and Virgin Money on enforcement options for non-performing loans.

Sector Specialisms

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To find out more about how we can help you with your Banking & Financial Services query, please contact us.