Meryem Hassan is a finance lawyer who advises clients on a wide variety of cross-border and international financing transactions, including asset-based lending transactions, refinancings, special situations, distressed debt funding, and general banking and finance transactions across a number of industry sectors including retail, manufacturing, aviation, and mining. She acts for all classes of investors including banks, financial institutions, hedge funds, and asset managers. Meryem also advises clients on corporate transactions and reorganisations.
Advised market-leading lenders on major asset-based lending transactions
Advised on the reorganisation of existing asset-based facilities resulting from group company reorganisations
Advised companies on their financial and operational restructurings
Advised secured and unsecured creditors on legal and strategic options in distressed situations
University of Cambridge, Saint Catharine's College, 2015, M.A.
University of Law, Moorgate, 2012, LPC
University of Cambridge, Saint Catharine's College, 2011, B.A.
England & Wales (Solicitor)
Awards and Affiliations
Recommended, Finance: Asset-Based Lending, The Legal 500 UK (2020)