Main finance lawyer Anna Robson has joined Shoosmiths’ rising Leeds workplace as a banking accomplice.
Anna has constructed a formidable popularity as one of many go-to finance legal professionals in Yorkshire. She’s going to work carefully with company accomplice James Foster and restructuring and insolvency accomplice Lemi McAuley to construct a market-leading personal fairness, banking and restructuring providing in Leeds and the North East.
Anna – who joins the agency from DLA Piper – brings intensive expertise in leveraged finance transactions and can work carefully with the nationwide banking staff to develop its leveraged finance providing and help the fast-growing nationwide personal fairness observe.
With a wealth of enterprise debt expertise, principally advising US funds, Anna may also work carefully with the agency’s nationwide enterprise capital staff to help their start-up and fast-growth tech firm purchasers with their enterprise debt wants.
Rebecca Mauleverer, head of Shoosmiths’ banking observe, mentioned: “We’re delighted that Anna has chosen to affix our main nationwide banking observe. Her contribution to the staff will considerably strengthen, not solely our Leeds presence, but in addition our nationwide PE and VC providing.”
Additionally becoming a member of the Leeds banking staff to work with Anna is affiliate Kat Acott. Kat joins from Allen & Overy.