Our banking and finance team comprises lawyers with specialist sector expertise. The group provides transactional advice to a broad range of clients, including onshore and offshore lenders (private and retail banks, financial institutions and mezzanine finance houses), as well as advising borrowers (corporates, funds, family offices and high net worth individuals). The team offers clear, pragmatic advice and finds solutions to complex problems.
Our team are adept in all aspects of banking and finance, including real estate finance, acquisition finance, hotel financing and precedent documentation.
We have particular expertise in real estate finance (both investment and development) in relation to commercial and residential property and works with our Commercial Real Estate and Residential teams to ensure a seamless approach.
As we move into a period where restrictions are eased and businesses and workplaces are reopening, and furloughing will start coming down, many business owners and their employees will be navigating the challenges of returning to work and the business decisions and costs that go alongside that. We have set out, below, a summary of the government-backed loan schemes available to businesses to support industry as we collectively work towards a "new normal".
There are currently three government-backed funding schemes available to businesses.