Gary Richardson specialises in drafting and negotiating commercial contracts and dealing with a portfolio of banking and finance matters.
Gary is listed as a Recommended Lawyer and recognised as a Rising Star in the Legal 500 (2024 edition) in Banking and Finance.
Banking & Finance
Gary works closely with a number of short term bridge funders on a wide range of projects. This includes managing a portfolio of transactions and working closely with, and often coordinating, a team of property, planning and construction specialists. He also works with the wider team on larger scale financing projects, assisting in all aspects of work.
- Assisting in relation to a high value multi-jurisdictional development funding transaction, involving the coordination of overseas counsel from several jurisdictions to ensure a smooth transaction.
- Coordinating a simultaneous refinance of two existing banking profiles with two lenders and complex subordination issues.
Gary has worked with a range of clients in relation to their commercial needs, from drafting terms and conditions for small regional retailers, to negotiating a suite of complex transitional service arrangements for a large construction industry supplier as part of a wider corporate restructure. He has built a good knowledge base of common commercial issues and has a keen eye for detail.
- Negotiating in respect of terms and conditions of purchase for a major UK supermarket and liaising with them in relation to specific supplier queries. Gary assisted in formulating a new business procedure so that the client could handle supplier comments and queries internally, without the need for ongoing consultation.
- Drafting new terms and conditions for a large UK gas supplier, including advice in relation to sector specific provisions and concerns.
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