Simon is a banking and finance lawyer with around twenty years’ experience in advising lenders and borrowers on traditional lending, structured finance, and real estate finance matters. He has particular expertise in non-traditional financing methods including offshore lending structures.
A specialist in corporate lending, real estate finance, investment funds and debt issuances, Simon acts for domestic and international institutions, including, banks, insurance companies, trustees and high-net-worth individuals (both as lenders and borrowers), advising on both offshore and onshore structures.
Simon’s varied career has included spending periods in-house at a large global investment bank, a FTSE-listed mortgage funder, a large independent fund administrator, and more recently an offshore insurer.
Please note: The experience list above may include examples of work completed prior to joining Keystone Law.
|2016||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2015-2016||Leeway Advisory Limited | Managing Director|
|2013-2015||Northern and Western Insurance Company Limited | General Counsel|
|2011-2013||Reynolds Portland Chamberlain LLP | Senior Associate Solicitor|
|2008-2011||McClure Naismith LLP | Senior Associate Solicitor|
|2006-2008||Sanne Group Limited | Divisional Director|
|2004-2006||Kensington Mortgages | Group Counsel|
|2001-2004||Deutsche Bank AG London | Vice President|
|2000-2001||Clifford Chance LLP | Associate|
|2000||Qualified as a Solicitor|
|1999-2000||Thring Townsends | Trainee Solicitor|