Sarah Naylor

Sarah Naylor


DMH Stallard (Brighton)

1 Jubilee Street



Sarah is a Partner and Head of the Banking and Finance department. She is an experienced and highly regarded finance lawyer, acting for lenders and borrowers on a wide range of debt finance and refinance  transactions, including acquisition, property, commercial and corporate lending and asset based lending deals. She has considerable experience in handling high-value and complex lending transactions, both domestic and cross-border.

She is also experienced in advising building societies and private banks on the design of their mortgage and savings products, including standard terms and conditions as well as issues relating to outsourcing, the payment services regulations and other related regulatory matters.

She takes a practical approach to issues and demonstrates a strong depth of knowledge dealing with unusual scenarios.

Chambers & Partners UK 2024

Sarah Naylor is an absolute asset to the firm and has often gone above and beyond when timescales demand.

Legal500 UK 2024

Sarah Naylor is head of the banking and finance department at the firm. She has deep experience in acquisition finance and debt refinancing.

Chambers and Partners UK 2022

Associated blogs

FCA to investigate personal guarantees in small business lending following a super complaint

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The rise of Green Loans and Sustainability-Linked Loans

Lenders who fund real estate projects under pressure how they contribute to sustainable living
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Guarantees and “commercial benefit” – why is it important?

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