Banking and Finance

JHK Legal is highly experienced in various types of banking and finance transactions and related securities having acted for banks and other financiers since 1981.

This has included preparation of:

  • finance documentation
  • including factoring agreements
  • joint venture agreements with the financier
  • loan deeds and agreements
  • mortgages of shares
  • land and leases
  • bills of sale and charges (now general security deeds)
  • guarantees
  • indemnities and guarantee disputes
  • plant and equipment leases
  • deeds of priority and negative pledges
  • standard terms of conditions of credit
  • advice on the most appropriate method of response to the appointment of an Administrator
  • exercising rights under securities (whether by foreclosure, appointment of a Receiver of a company or of particular assets)
  • appointment of a Liquidator
  • entering into possession as mortgagee in possession
  • appointment of an informal “watching brief” consultant and the signing of documents under power of attorney)
  • review of trust documents
  • advice on the terms of trusts
  • deeds of variation of trusts and trustee warranties
  • establishment of cost effective and efficient systems to prepare, process and settle volume funding transactions
  • advice on stamp duty implications in financial transactions
  • disputes in relation to priorities
  • advice on the Personal Property Securities Act