Paul Stanley, Associate, Real Estate Finance

Paul Stanley, Associate, Real Estate Finance, Fieldfisher

I am an Associate in the Real Estate Finance Team at Fieldfisher based in Manchester. I have over 10 years' worth of real estate experience, specialising in:

Secured Lending and Bridging Finance

Whilst advising various lending institutions, including West One Loan Limited, Aura Finance Limited, Charter Court Financial Services and Romaco Limited to name but a few, with regard to a variety of real estate assets on complex transactions involving trusts and offshore borrowers.

Commercial Property and Residential Property

Whilst acting for all forms of personal; commercial and banking Clients; the latter including HSBC, NatWest, Royal Bank of Scotland; Santander and Handelsbanken amongst others. I have acted for clients on the sale and purchase of a large spectrum of real estate assets, ranging from residential apartments to commercial property including retail premises and golf courses.

As well as working for numerous reputable law firms, I previously joined the Royal Air Force as a Legal Officer and Lawyer

In addition, I speak Spanish and Portuguese; the former to a much higher standard than the latter.

From a personal perspective, I'm passionate about Rugby Union; having previously played for Lancashire, Waterloo RUFC and the University of Sheffield. I've also completed both the London Marathon and the Great North Run more than once. My passion for sport continues to take me onto the cricket pitch and the golf course, my favourites being Windermere and Royal St Kitts.