Joe Denyer

Joe Denyer

Associate
Baker & McKenzie Services Limited

Biography

Joe is an associate in London's Banking and Finance practice.

Practice Focus

He advises investment banks, debt funds, private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers on national and cross-border finance transactions, focusing on leveraged and acquisition financing.

Representative Legal Matters

  • Advising Ardian Private Debt and Barings Private Debt on the financing aspects of Macquarie’s recommended cash offer for Premier Technical Services Group Plc.
  • Advising Bridgepoint Credit and Investec Bank plc on the refinancing of CGE Partners and ICG plc's acquisition of the Enhesa Group.
  • Advising National Westminster Bank plc on the refinancing of Bridgepoint-owned BKUK Group, the UK master franchisee for the Burger King brand.
  • Advising Muzinich Private Debt on the unitranche facilities made available to refinance August Private Equity’s acquisition of Charterhouse Voice & Data Plc.
  • Advising Muzinich Private Debt on the unitranche facilities made available to refinance August Private Equity’s acquisition of the Zenergi Group.
  • Advising the lenders in relation to the unitranche and PIK debt package to finance a sponsor’s bid for the acquisition of a UK pensions administration software business.
  • Advising HSBC UK Bank plc and Barclays Bank plc on the refinancing of the Ocean Outdoor Group, including facilities issued under the Coronavirus Large Business Interruption Loan Scheme.
  • Advising Investec Bank plc on the financing aspects of Livingbridge-owned Brainlab’s acquisition of Hanapin Marketing LLC and Distilled Holdings Limited.
  • Advising Baird Capital-owned bFinance Group on its refinancing by HSBC UK Bank plc.
  • Advising Rhône Capital on the financing aspects of its carve-out acquisition of the drilling and fishing businesses of Schlumberger Limited.
  • Advising lenders in relation to various subscription fund finance facilities in respect of private investment funds located in on-and off-shore jurisdictions.
  • Advising lenders in relation to various UK and European real estate acquisition and development financings.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Law Society of England and Wales

Admissions

  • England & Wales~United Kingdom (2017)

Education

  • University of Durham (BA Geography) (2012)
  • University of Law (Graduate Diploma in Law)
  • University of Law (Legal Practice Course)
  • University of Law (LLB)

Previous Offices

  • Hong Kong