Tom provides general legal and commercial services to banks, financiers and originators.
In particular, Tom specialises in property and development finance, project and infrastructure finance, corporate finance, receivables finance, factoring & invoice finance, Sharia compliant trade financing facilities, and loan restructuring.
Tom has expertise in acting for numerous bank and non-bank commercial lenders to establish their lending structures, preparing and negotiating the loan security documentation, and managing the associated transactions.
Tom’s recent experience includes:
- Australian banks: Acting for Australian banks in the commercial and business banking sector, including property development and acquisition finance, business acquisition and finance, secured lending, and cashflow lending;
- Non-bank mortgage funds: Acting for non-bank mortgage funds in financing property acquisition and development;
- Cash-flow financiers: Assisting with structuring, documentation and securities, including factoring, invoice discounting, debtor and receivables financing; and
- International financier: Advised on establishing an $80 million Sharia compliant trade financing facility to an Australian publicly listed company; and generally assisting Islamic financiers in establishing “Murabaha” trade financing facilities (cost-plus/invoice discounting.