Expertise

Louise is a managing associate in specialising in and social housing finance and real estate finance. Louise has a wide range of experience acting for lenders on the property aspects of charging large portfolios of properties for bank lending, bond issues, private placements and refinancing including negotiation of certificates of title and/or other due diligence and ensuring compliance with conditions precedent. Louise also has experience on the property aspects of amalgamations, transfers of engagements, group restructures as well as traditional bilateral, syndicatable lending and allocations under Security Trust Deeds. 

Louise has also previously acted for Registered Providers on residential conveyancing including shared ownership plot sales, site acquisitions and set up for RP's and property charging.

Louise has acted for numerous funders and security trustees in the sector including Barclays Bank PLC, Santander (UK) plc, The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, HSBC Bank plc, Prudential Trustee Company Limited, Law Debenture Trust Corporation p.l.c. and Lloyds Banking Group. 

  • Acted on a large amalgamation of two housing associations where the number of properties involved was circa 12,000.
  • Acted on a large multi lender refinancing of a housing association involving circa 8,000 properties.
  • Acted for various new entrants in to the market.
Year Qualified
  • 2012
Education
  • LLB (Hons) English Law with European Law, University of Leeds (including one year at Uppsala University, Sweden)
  • QLTT - BPP, Manchester
  • BVC – BPP, Leeds