Contact: Philip Knowles

Contact: Philip Knowles

Leading UK law firm Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP advised new market entrant Capital A Finance plc on ten real estate finance transactions in 2013 including a £27m syndicated facility for the acquisition and subsequent development of a mixed use property in London and an £8m facility provided to a Delaware SPV to part fund the acquisition of Westland Hotels Limited.

The Shepherd and Wedderburn team was led by London based Partner Philip Knowles and Senior Associate Chen Ikeogu and represented one of a series of real estate finance transactions the team have advised on in 2013 for lenders such as Santander, Close Brothers and borrowers such as Brockton Dunedin Industrial LP, the Scarborough Group and TJAC.