Real Estate Finance


Daniel’s practice focuses on development and investment transactions within real estate finance, where he has gained significant expertise over the last ten years. His sector experience includes hotels, shopping centres, housebuilding, restaurants and offices. Daniel regularly acts for a wide spectrum of lender and borrower clients such as banks, bridging lenders and challenger banks as well as large corporates, developers and family offices.

Dan Advises

  • Institutional lenders
  • Banks
  • Bridging lenders
  • Challenger banks
  • Peer-to-peer lenders
  • Large corporates
  • High net worth individual bespoke lenders
  • Developers
  • Large corporate borrowers
  • Portfolio borrowers
  • Family offices
  • High net worth individual borrowers

Experience Highlights

  • Acted for a major UK property investment firm on their £445m refinance of a prime London office and retail asset together with the group restructuring of the borrower
  • Acted for a real estate portfolio borrower on a £350m senior and mezzanine refinance of a prestigious London hotel
  • Advised a UK bank on its £80m financing of the purchase of a commercial property portfolio by its corporate borrower
  • Acted for a corporate borrower on their £46m senior development facility with a high-profile UK real estate debt fund to finance the construction and development of a new London hotel with a gross development value of £80m
  • Acted for a Chinese senior lender opposite the borrower and mezzanine lender in a £20m financing for the development of a new Hilton hotel located in the UK
  • Acted for a UK senior lender in their £12m refinance of a shopping centre by way of a Jersey unit trust

Career History

Previous Law Firms

  • Fladgate LLP
  • Howard Kennedy LLP
  • Browne Jacobson LLP


  • Nottingham Law School
  • Anglia Ruskin University