Susan Mitchell, Legal Director
Susan specialises in advising both lenders and borrowers on a range of financing transactions.
AboutSusan specialises in banking and finance, acting for institutional lenders, non-bank lenders, borrowers, and private equity and venture capital firms. She advises on a range of transactions, including corporate lending, acquisition finance, real estate finance, and asset-based lending.
Susan is admitted to practise in England and Wales.
- Acting for the finance parties on an approx. USD33m margin loan to a private equity firm to fund investment in a healthcare group in North Africa
- Advising a joint venture SPV funded by investment from Henley Investments Limited and Quadrum Global Private Equity Investment on the financing of its acquisition of a development property
- Acting for the borrower on an approx. £12m acquisition facility to fund the purchase of a group of IT companies
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Duke Royalty on royalty financing agreement with Fairmed Healthcare AG
Duke Royalty is the leading provider of royalty finance to companies in the UK and Europe.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance on the funding of a new 150-bed hotel development
Puma Property Finance invests to fund the development of a new 150-bed “Hampton by Hilton” hotel in Buckinghamshire.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Content+Cloud on the acquisition of Sol-Tec Ltd
Charles Russell Speechlys advised Content+Cloud on the acquisition of Sol-Tec Ltd which is part of IT Lab’s “buy and build” strategy.
Financing arrangements: the impact of COVID-19 for borrowers
Considering the short and longer term impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic on financing arrangements.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance on a £8.5m development loan to fund purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) in Brighton
Charles Russell Speechlys advised Puma Property Finance on a £8.5 million loan to finance student accommodation in Brighton
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Growthpoint Investec African Properties
This is part of GIAP’s strategy to aggregate a quality portfolio of commercial real estate assets across Africa.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Kreos Capital VI (UK) Ltd on growth capital investment in retail monitoring solution BeMyEye
Charles Russell Speechlys has advised Kreos Capital VI (UK) Limited on its €3 million growth capital investment in BeMyEye Holdings Limited.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Puma Property Finance
This transaction further builds on Puma Property Finance’s extensive activity in the retirement living sector.
Charles Russell Speechlys advises Kreos and SVB on £20m growth capital investment to Mereo BioPharma
We advised Kreos Capital and Silicon Valley Bank on the refinancing of £20 million growth capital investment to Mereo BioPharma Group