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At Moore Barlow solicitors, we understand the intricate dynamics of the financial and banking sectors.

Our dedicated team of finance and banking lawyers offers unparalleled legal services, designed to navigate the complexities of financial regulations and banking law with precision and expertise.

With a commitment to excellence and a deep understanding of the financial industry, we stand ready to provide comprehensive support to our clients, ensuring their legal and financial interests are safeguarded in an evolving landscape.

Our expertise in financial and banking law

Moore Barlow has a team of seasoned professionals, each bringing a wealth of experience in financial and banking law. Our expertise encompasses a broad spectrum of services, catering to the needs of financial institutions, corporate entities, and individual clients alike. Our unique industry insights, gained through years of direct engagement with the financial sector, position us as leaders in our field, setting us apart from competitors.

Jeremy Over

Jeremy Over

Partner | Corporate

023 8071 8025

How we can help

Navigating the financial legal landscape requires a partner you can trust. At Moore Barlow solicitors, we provide bespoke legal advice across all facets of banking and finance law. Our services include:

Loan and facility agreements

We provide a range of services including (but not limited to):

  • Reviewing loan agreements and related security documentation.
  • Providing independent legal advice to clients to ensure that they understand the implications, risks, responsibilities, terms and conditions of the agreements that they are entering into so that they can make informed decisions moving forward.
  • Drafting documentation tailored to the specific needs of our clients, including loan agreements, facility agreements, security documents, and related legal instruments.
  • Advising on the legal implications of entering into such agreements, ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements, and safeguarding the interests of our clients throughout transactions.
  • Negotiating terms and structuring financing arrangements.

Property and development finance

Our expertise in construction and planning finance, as well as refinancing, supports your projects from ground up.

Debt capital

We act for lenders and borrowers alike. We collaborate with clients to facilitate the issuance of bonds, loans, and other debt instruments to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements while optimising outcomes. Our services include:

  • Structuring financing arrangements
  • Negotiating terms
  • Drafting legal documentation
  • Providing advice on regulatory and compliance matters

We aim is to protect our clients’ interests and achieve their objectives in debt capital transactions.

Private equity

We provide a range of services to assist our clients with all stages of the investment process, from structuring investments and conducting thorough due diligence to negotiating deals and preparing the necessary documentation. Our expertise also covers advising on corporate governance, compliance, and regulatory issues to ensure that investments are managed efficiently and comply with legal standards. We also offer conflict resolution services and incorporate environmental, social, and governance (ESG) factors into investment strategies.

Our goal is to assist our clients with accomplishing their goals related to private equity.

Venture capital

We assist startups, emerging companies, and venture capital firms in financing innovative business ventures throughout the investment process.

We advise on:

  • Structuring investments
  • Due diligence
  • Negotiating investment terms
  • Drafting legal documentation

We also advise and support clients with corporate governance, compliance, with relevant regulations, and strategic matters such as portfolio management and exit strategies. Additionally, we offer expertise in areas such as intellectual property protection and employment law to ensure that our clients’ ventures are well-positioned for growth and success. With a focus on delivering strategic, tailored legal solutions, we empower our clients to navigate the complexities of venture capital investing and achieve their business objectives.

Business acquisitions and corporate restructuring

We facilitate smooth financial transitions for business acquisitions and restructuring, safeguarding your investments.

We offer services to facilitate business acquisitions and corporate restructuring processes for our clients. Our expertise includes every stage of the transaction, from initial strategic planning to post-transaction integration.

We assist clients in evaluating acquisition targets, conducting due diligence to uncover potential risks and liabilities, and structuring transactions to optimise financial outcomes. We negotiate and draft transaction documents, including purchase agreements, shareholder agreements, and financing arrangements, tailored to the client`s needs of each transaction. Additionally, we provide advice on regulatory compliance, corporate governance, and tax implications to ensure that transactions are executed efficiently and in accordance with legal requirements. Our goal is to deliver strategic, practical legal solutions that support our clients’ business objectives and drive successful outcomes in business acquisitions and corporate restructuring initiatives.

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Who we help

Our client base is as diverse as the range of services we offer. At Moore Barlow lawyers, we support:

  • Corporate and individual buyers and sellers
  • Clearing and private banks, building societies, and specialist lenders
  • Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs)
  • Real estate developers, property investment firms, construction companies, and property management companies
  • Corporate and individual borrowers, hedge funds, asset management firms, and pension funds
  • Private equity firms, venture capital firms, and investment banks
  • Financial advisers, appointed representatives, and introducers
  • Professional and trade bodies
  • Entrepreneurs venturing into the financial services sector

Why choose us

Choosing Moore Barlow solicitors means opting for a law firm that not only understands the legal framework of the financial and banking sectors but also appreciates the business implications of legal decisions. Our proactive approach to legal advice ensures that our clients are always ahead, prepared for regulatory changes, and shielded against potential legal challenges. Our commitment to delivering practical, cost-effective solutions sets us apart, making us the preferred choice for clients seeking peace of mind and commercial success.

Contact Moore Barlow solicitors today

For bespoke financial and banking legal advice that aligns with your strategic objectives, turn to Moore Barlow lawyers. Our offices, strategically located across key UK cities, are staffed with specialists ready to serve your needs. Whether you are based in the UK or internationally, our global perspective and local expertise ensure that your legal matters are handled with the utmost care and professionalism.

Our team of banking and finance lawyers, and corporate finance lawyers are eager to discuss how we can support your financial and banking legal needs and contribute to your success.

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Frequently asked questions

What does a banking solicitor do?

A banking solicitor provides legal advice and assistance to banks and financial institutions. They help with contract negotiations, regulatory compliance, loan agreements, and other legal matters related to banking and finance.

Corporate finance involves the study of financial management and decision-making within a company. It includes activities such as financial planning, capital budgeting, and analysing various financial strategies to maximise shareholder value and achieve organisational objectives.

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