Gwen Godfrey

Gwen Godfrey

Gwen Godfrey

Partner

What they say

"She has excellent technical knowledge and provides advice and recommendation on legal points that is very valuable to a transaction process."

Client quote, Chambers & Partners

Gwen heads up the banking and finance group at DMH Stallard. She specialises in debt finance and refinance including acquisition finance, asset based lending, corporate and commercial banking, property finance, trade finance and syndications.

She is recognised as a leader in her field by both Chambers and Partners Guide to The Legal Profession and Legal 500 and advises on transactional matters and the updating of standard forms.

In Chambers 2017, clients have said they use the banking and finance group at DMH Stallard as,"They are good at explaining what the core issues are in transactions. They are one of the most cost-effective firms in the region".

Gwen is the general editor and author of the English chapters of ‘Bank Confidentiality’ (Bloomsbury Professional 2015) and of ‘International Acquisition Finance: Law and Practice’ (Oxford University Press 2010).

Notable cases

  • Loans to SME’s to fund their activities in a variety of sectors including leisure and manufacturing
  • Advice on lending to charities, colleges, housing associations and other non-standard borrowers
  • Reviews of bank documentation and preparation of guideline notes

Gwen's memberships and associations

  • ICC (UK) Committee on Banking Technique and Practice.
  • On the editorial board for the IBA's Business Law International Journal.
  • A member (and past co-chair) of the International Bar Association’s Banking Law Committee

Personal Awards

Chambers and Partners 2017 - Gwen Godfrey

Other DMH Colleagues

Profile image of Michael Wrigley

Michael Wrigley

Partner

View profile

Michael Wrigley
Profile image of Ralph Crane

Ralph Crane

Partner

View profile

Ralph Crane
Profile image of Simon Elcock

Simon Elcock

Partner

View profile

Simon Elcock
Profile image of James Colvin

James Colvin

Partner

View profile

James Colvin
Request a call back