John Man

John Man
Senior Associate


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Summary Open

John Man is a senior associate in the firm’s Asset Finance Group.

His work over the past 16 years has involved all aspects of ship finance including leasing and other structured finance, debt finance, export credit agency backed finance and loan restructurings. He has advised financial institutions, ship owners and operators and leasing companies. John Man joined Watson Farley & Williams in 1996.

Experience Open

    • Acting for numerous financial institutions on the debt financing of all vessel types including cruise ships, LNG carriers, oil tankers, container vessels, ferries, drill ships etc.
    • Advising financial institutions in connection with general loan restructurings, warehousing structures and distress situations.
    • Acting for vessel owners in connection with debt financing of vessels and offshore assets including export credit backed facilities.
    • Acting for vessel owners financing vessels and offshore assets under UK, Spanish and other tax leases and other highly structured financing arrangements.

Education Open

  • 1993-1994: St John’s College, University of Cambridge, LL.M. (Commercial Law)
  • 1990-1993: St John’s College, University of Cambridge, B.A. (Hons)

Membership of Professional Societies Open

  • Law Society of England & Wales

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