Kate is a partner in the firm’s Finance group.
Kate specialises in asset finance with a focus on shipping. She has experience on a variety of transactions including ECA-backed products, offshore and FSRU financings and container and cruise ship financings and has advised on loan facilities, leasing arrangements and leasetails, portfolio transfers, complex restructurings and intercreditor agreements.
Kate has acted for owners, lenders and charterers.
Kate joined Watson Farley & Williams in 2007 as a trainee solicitor.
She qualified into the Asset Finance group of the Paris office in 2009 before returning to the London office in January 2012.
- Advising MSC Cruises on the €1.2bn financing of new ‘Seaside class’ cruise ships.
- 2006 · College of Law, Legal Practice Course
- 2005 · University of Exeter, Bachelor of Laws, LLB (Hons)
memberships & associations
- Law Society of England & Wales