Zoe is a Partner in the Real Estate Finance team in London with over 11 years experience of advising borrowers and lenders (including clearing banks, debt funds and insurance companies) on transactions with a real estate financing angle (including bilateral, syndicated, investment finance, development finance, structured real estate finance, Islamic finance and hotel finance transactions, restructurings and portfolio loan sales).

Her experience includes:

  • acting for a leading investment business in connection with various loans made via its real estate lending platform
  • acting for Helaba and Handelsbanken in connection with their £325m facility to Tesco BL Properties Limited (a joint venture between British Land and Tesco) secured on a portfolio of 8 Tesco tenanted shopping centres
  • acting for a borrower joint venture (the joint venture partners being a well-known fund and asset manager) in connection with a loan facility made to it for the acquisition of a shopping centre in the UK
  • Law LLB – University of Warwick (2000)
  • DLP (with distinction) – College of Law, London (2002)
  • Year qualified – September 2004
  • Conversational German