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Howard Kennedy adds experienced banking lawyer to real estate finance team
Patrick Keown has become a partner and joined the banking and real estate finance team at Howard Kennedy, a London law firm.
Keown, an experienced banking and finance lawyer, advises clients on a broad range of high value and complex debt finance transactions. Keown has acted for a wide range of clients, including the main U.K. clearing banks, investment banks, international banks, specialist lenders, institutional investors, asset-based lenders and corporate borrowers.
His focus is on corporate finance, leveraged finance, real estate finance, asset-based lending, receivables finance, debt restructuring and corporate reorganizations, and his sector experience includes general corporate M&A, natural resources, charities/social enterprise, sporting organizations, social housing, education, development finance, and trade finance.
Keown joins the firm from Bates Wells, where he headed its banking and finance practice for eight years. Prior to that, he was a part