Bev is a partner in the Banking and Finance team and heads up the corporate division in the Firm.
0131 247 1324
We are recognised as one of Scotland's and the UK's best asset based lending practices. We act for banks, lessors, lessees, brokers and other intermediaries.
The core team, led by Beverley Wood, has experts covering the full breadth of services required by the sector including:
Marine and aviation finance
Receivables finance and asset based lending
The team also advises on documentation, transactional and regulatory matters, and regularly works with English and international law firms providing specialist Scottish advice on asset and invoice finance transactions, supported by experts in debt finance, corporate law and restructuring & insolvency.
Advised on the establishment and funding of a new asset finance provider, including the negotiation of their long term debt finance and preparation of standard customer documentation
Advised on Scottish aspects of commercial aircraft leases for a UK commercial airline
Acted for the lender in the receivables funding of a European design business
Advised a major vehicle finance provider on regulatory compliance issues
Advised one of the UK's largest specialist asset finance providers on their group debt financing arrangements
The banking lawyers at Morton Fraser are hardworking, pragmatic and always deliver.
Legal 500 2020/21
The firm provides a high level of customer service, with clear concise advice, a flexible approach and a good overlay of commercialism. It is responsive to new requests for advice and pricing is sensible.
Legal 500 2020/21
They have very high levels of asset-based lending expertise.
Chambers and Partners 2019/20
The team is very good, They are easy to talk to and can advise on technical stuff in layman's terms. They give us a balanced view which then allows us to make a commercial decision
Chambers & Partners 2019/20
Excellent, highly professional and knowledgeable firm whose guidance and work has assisted our business greatly