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George Macheras is a senior associate in the firm’s Finance Group.
He specialises in shipping and offshore. He advises banks, financial institutions and shipping companies (owners, managers and charterers) on all aspects of ship financing (including restructurings and work-outs and particularly with a warehousing element) as well as on the commercial matters relating to the sale, purchase, employment and operation of ships (newbuilding and second-hand). George has worked in the firm’s Athens office and has been previously seconded to the Royal Bank of Scotland where he assisted on structured finance transactions.
George joined Watson Farley & Williams in 2010, following his qualification as a solicitor. Prior to joining WFW, George was a trainee solicitor with another international law firm in London, where he undertook a secondment to the asset finance team of Barclays Bank.
2007: University College London, University of London, LLM in Maritime Law
2006: BPP Law School, London, LPC
2005: Queen Mary College, University of London, LLB Honours