Expert team advising banks and other financial institutions on secured and unsecured lending, business acquisition and asset finance transactions.
Ledingham Chalmers offers an expert team to advise banks and other financial institutions on secured and unsecured lending, business acquisition and asset finance transactions.
Led by partners Jody Mitchell, Tim Thomas and John Mitchell, our team’s extensive knowledge of the business sector and market conditions, aligned with our experience in contract and property law, means deals are done on time, and within budget.
Worldwide research publication Legal 500 recommends our banking and finance work:
Ledingham Chalmers LLP's Jody Mitchell is a name to note in the Aberdeen office, which assists lenders with oil and gas sector financing transactions involving borrowers that often have group companies across multiple jurisdictions. The firm's practice is broader than oil and gas sector work, with the marine industry being another driver of mandates.
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