Electra Stamatopoulos

Electra Stamatopoulos


T: +44 20 7814 8000
D: +44 20 7814 8091
M: +44 75255 94687

Summary Open

Electra is a Solicitor in the Shipping Finance group, specialising in shipping. She advises banks, financial institutions and US-listed companies on all aspects of ship financing (including restructurings) as well as on the documentation relating to the sale, purchase and operation of ships (newbuilding and second hand).

Experience Open

    • Advising HSH Nordbank AG (“HSH”) on its transfer of ten distressed vessels out of the bank’s non-core portfolio to the Navios Group.
    • Assisting DnB Bank ASA on a $1.35 bn financing to Drillships Ocean Ventures Inc for the purchase of three drillships. This included a Kexim Tranche and an Eksportkreditt Tranche.
    • Advising ING Bank, London branch in connection with a $160m post-delivery export finance-backed loan facility to Russian tanker major Sovcomflot, to finance two multi-functional icebreaking supply vessels.
    • Advising Teekay Corporation on a $76m loan facility financed by DNB in connection with the collateral transfer of ten vessels.

Education Open

  • 2013: Admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales
  • 2010 – 2011: BPP Law School, Legal Practice Course, Distinction
  • 2009 – 2010: BPP Law School Graduate Diploma in Law, Commendation
  • 2008 – 2009: University of Sorbonne, Paris, Diploma in Business French, Distinction
  • 2005 – 2008: University of Oxford, MA English Literature, 2:1

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Law Society of England and Wales

Employment Record Open

  • 2013 – present: Watson Farley & Williams, Greece – Assistant
  • 2009 – 2011: Watson Farley & Williams LLP, London – Trainee Solicitor

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