Emily Widdrington (née King)
Senior Associate


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Emily Widdrington (née King) is a Senior Associate in the firm’s Asset Finance Group.

She specialises in shipping finance, acting for and advising banks and financial institutions on loan and security documentation. Emily has spent time in the firm’s Singapore and Paris offices and has recently returned from a six-month client secondment in Norway.

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    • Assisting certain European banks on various loan portfolio transfers including the transfer of agency and security trustee roles and various associated due diligence.
    • Acting for the BG Group on the on the US$930million sale of six LNG carriers to GasLog which included the termination of the ships’ existing financing arrangements, the purchase of the vessels and the subsequent sale to GasLog.
    • Assisting a UK bank with the transfer of its shipping loan portfolio including the transfer of its agency and security trustee roles.
    • Assisting a US bank in connection with an ECA backed facility (both on the ECA and commercial bank side) for financing two offshore vessels.
    • Acting for the syndicate of banks on the $700million term and revolving credit facility made available to Sovcomflot for the refinancing of 34 ships.

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