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Bev Wood

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Bev is a partner in the Banking and Finance team and heads up the corporate division in the Firm.

With 20 years' experience in the asset finance sector, Bev advises clients on a wide range of asset and invoice finance arrangements including equipment leasing, receivables finance, asset based lending, stock finance and vendor finance. Bev and her team provide legal advice to clients funding a variety of assets from plant and machinery, vehicles, HGVs, ships and aircraft to invoices and receivables. 

Business expertise

Bev regularly provides Scottish advice to English and International law firms on cross border deals so they have comfort that title or security over assets located in Scotland is perfected.

As part of her asset finance work, Bev acts for lenders and borrowers in funding vessels under construction, new build and second hand vessels and putting ship security in place which often involves various worldwide jurisdictions

Bev has significant experience in consumer finance and has been seconded to the in-house team of 4 major UK clearing banks for consumer credit related projects. She assists clients with questions of regulatory compliance, helping businesses comply with FCA rules and questions of consumer credit law, particularly in the motor finance sector.

What our clients and peers say: 

"Flourishing in the sector and increasingly impresses both clients and peers" 

Chambers & Partners

"Clients find her helpful and easy to deal with" 

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“Ranked as a "leader in their field" in banking and finance”

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Recent Content by Bev Wood

7 Jul 2020

FCA Announces Further Support for Consumers Affected by the Coronavirus

At the beginning of April the FCA put guidance in place for consumer credit, confirming their expectation that Firms should provide exceptional and...
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Bev Wood
19 Jul 2019

The Senior Managers and Certification Regime - Less than 5 months to go. Are you prepared?

There are now less than 5 months to go until the FCA's Senior Managers and Certification Regime goes live. Last week the FCA provided further...
Article
Bev Wood
12 Oct 2018

Are your Brokers Authorised to do Business?

A key concern for any financier in the market is to ensure that any broker who introduces business to it, doesn't fall foul of the relevant...
Article
Bev Wood

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