Graham is a partner in the firm's finance group who divides his time between the London and Southampton offices. His specialism is in dealing with complex financing structures focussing primarily on project finance, asset and property finance and corporate debt. He advises both borrowers and lenders across a number of core sectors including renewable energy, retail and financial institutions.

Following outstanding client feedback Graham was named as a star lawyer in the ‘Acritas Stars’ global database for 2017 and 2018.

Memberships: Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3), the Insolvency Lawyers' Association and the Society for Advanced Legal Studies.

Acritas Star Lawyer

    Experience
    Examples of experience include advising:
    • FTSE listed client Chemring Group PLC – on its UK debt facilities including in relation to its £140m + refinancing in July 2014. Major UK and international corporate group based in the North East on a £132m club based refinancing including revolving and asset based facilities
    • Renewable Energy Systems on two of its recently closed portfolio debt facilities to finance UK based on shore wind farms including the recent closing funded by Nord LB to refinance the 15 MW Jack’s Lane Wind Farm in Norfolk and 10 MW Woolley Hill Wind Farm in Northamptonshire, England
    • Renewable Energy Generation on a series of financings for its on shore Wind Farms and Bio-power plant projects
    • Acting for a number of banks and lenders active in the asset finance sector in particular including Lloyds, GMAC and others advising on complex structured arrangements including sale and lease back and fixtures financing. 

    "He is a very astute, very unegotistical, finance lawyer. He knows the difference of what is important and not important."

    "He is an exceptionally good finance lawyer, with an exceptional ability to advise clearly and simply."

    "His knowledge and experience, viewed in value for money terms. He has high level knowledge and expertise of corporate finance, charged at competitive rates." 

     

    Acritas Stars Database

    "A prominent name in the market."

    "Approachable, friendly and knowledgeable."

    Chambers and Partners, 2015

    “Stands out as a market leader."

    “Always gives you a straight answer, never sitting on the fence."

     
    Client testimonials