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James Kilgour

James Kilgour

Partner - Banking & Finance

Professional Background

James has advised on all aspects of banking law and specialises in real estate finance in the UK and Europe. He has worked on development and investment transactions, advising borrowers, banks, institutional investors, debt funds and other alternative lenders on senior and mezzanine positions across a full range of sectors including residential, retail, office, logistics, care homes and hotels.

From his time seconded to the CMBS teams of Barclays Capital and Credit Suisse and to the structured property finance team at Barclays Bank, James has a detailed knowledge of lender processes and requirements.

James's wide-ranging experience includes acting for the senior lender on its EUR 565m facility for a pan-European office portfolio, advising the lender on a £20m facility for speculative development across sites in the South East and acting for the borrower on the £8m financing of a luxury residential development in Mayfair, London.