Sophie Eales is head of the firm’s Banking team. Sophie has a range of experience across all types of finance transactions, facility agreements, security structures and complex subordination and priority arrangements. She is also experienced in managing cross department teams on projects as well as managing multi-disciplinary and/or multi-national teams of other professionals on regional, national and international projects to deliver work streams on time and within the agreed scope.

She acts for major UK lenders and significant corporates and key clients include Lloyds Bank Plc, Santander UK Plc, HSBC Plc and Post Office Limited.

In the 2018 Solent Deals Awards, Sophie was presented with the Lawyer of the Year Award.

 

Explains specifically what the risks are and what we are taking on. Chambers 2018

Areas of Expertise

LMA term and revolving credit facility agreements
Taking and perfecting security
Corporate and personal guarantees
Subordination and priority agreements
Legal opinions
ATM agreements
Merchant acquisition and other payment methods
Conditions Precedent

Areas of Expertise

LMA term and revolving credit facility agreements
Taking and perfecting security
Corporate and personal guarantees
Subordination and priority agreements
Legal opinions
ATM agreements
Merchant acquisition and other payment methods
Conditions Precedent