Katie  McMenamin

Katie McMenamin

  • Partner

Katie trained at Travers Smith and is a partner in the Finance Department specialising in fund finance, leverage finance and general corporate lending.

Finance Practice

Katie is highly regarded in the fund finance and leverage finance markets being rated as a "rapidly rising star" in the Legal 500 UK 2018 rankings. Katie regularly advises some of the most active fund finance providers and borrowers on the full range of products available in the market, including subscription, hybrid, NAV, secondaries and GP support debt facilities and preferred equity products. Katie also frequently acts for banks and non-bank lenders on cross-border and domestic leverage finance acquisitions and refinancings.    

Industry recognition

Katie was a panellist on the "NAV and Hybrid Facilities" panel session at the Global Fund Finance Symposium 2019, discussing the range and proliferation of these facilities in the modern fund finance market. Katie also spent 10 months on secondment to the Fund Finance team at Investec Bank plc in 2015.

Katie co-authored "Cash Confirmations - Treating Conditionality with Caution", an in-practice feature for the July/August 2019 edition of the Butterworths Journal of International Banking & Financial Law.

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