Fiona Buchanan

Fiona Buchanan

Partner

Expertise

  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate and Commercial Banking
  • Leveraged Finance
  • Loan Book Trading

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

WSG Leadership

Banking & Finance Group
Member
Emerging Leaders Group
Member
Women's Professional Forum Group
Member

Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Scotland

Profile

Fiona heads up our Banking and Finance team. She advises on a wide variety of Corporate and Commercial Banking and Property Finance matters, ranging from conventional secured and unsecured loans to Scottish SME's, funding cross-border corporate buyouts and restructuring of debts of "distressed" borrowers, to advising major UK and foreign financial institutions on structured multi-jurisdictional Debt Capital Markets and Securitisation deals, (including RMBS, CMBS and whole business), covered bonds structures and other innovative funding techniques.  Fiona also acts in the Loan Book Trading space for sellers and purchasers of commercial and residential mortgage loan books in both the non-performing and performing space. She also gives opinions on a range of additional banking matters.

Admitted in Scotland

Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance | Corporate and Commercial Banking | Leveraged Finance | Loan Book Trading | Scots Counsel

Articles

Mentoring in Action
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, January 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn, as a collection of individuals and as a business, has put diversity and inclusivity at the heart its organisational culture and values. The business case for fostering diversity and inclusivity in the workplace is compelling...

Mentoring at Shepherd and Wedderburn
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, January 2019

Shepherd and Wedderburn, as a collection of individuals and as a business, has put diversity and inclusivity at the heart its organisational culture and values. The business case for fostering diversity and inclusivity in the workplace is compelling...