Expertise

Zak specialises in real estate finance.  His work covers a variety of complex, structured and cross-border transactions including senior/mezzanine deals (both structurally subordinated and A/B structures), hotel financings, opco/propco structures, joint venture financings, loan on loan financings, investment and development financings and loan acquisitions.  His clients include developers, sponsors, investment banks, insurance companies, funds and clearing banks.  Zak often speaks at industry training events on current issues in the real estate finance market.

He is ranked as a "Next Generation Lawyer" in Legal 500 (2017).

Education
  • LLB (Hons) – Law (University of Manchester) 
  • Diploma in Legal Practice (Nottingham Law School)
  • Year qualified: 2006
Professional Memberships
  • Law Society of England and Wales
Testimonials

"'Incredibly thorough', an 'excellent negotiator and a safe pair of hands on any deal'; he has 'excellent technical and industry knowledge'." 

Legal 500 (2017)