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Patrick Smith is a senior associate in the Asset Finance Group.
He specialises in shipping finance, predominantly working on debt finance transactions for owners, international banks and private equity funds. He regularly acts on restructuring transactions and the maritime and due diligence aspects of mergers, fleet acquisitions and loan portfolio sales.
Patrick qualified in January 2006 and joined Watson Farley & Williams as an associate in June 2007. He has spent several months working in the firm’s office in Greece and has also worked for several months in Russia.
Patrick has acted as the lead associate for WFW on the following “Marine Money Deals of the Year”: