Pinsent Masons appoints Birmingham head of banking

13 Jun 2013 | 09:38 am |

International law firm Pinsent Masons has strengthened its financial services team with the appointment of the banking and restructuring specialist David Doogan.

David, who will lead the Banking team in Birmingham, has a wealth of experience in property, acquisition and leveraged finance as well as corporate lending and restructuring work. David is ranked in Tier 1 by leading independent legal directory Chambers and Partners and his appointment will help cement Pinsent Masons' reputation as the leading Banking and Restructuring practice in the region.

John Cleland, Head of Financial Institutions at Pinsent Masons commented: "Birmingham remains an important hub for several prominent financial institutions for whom we act around the UK. His experience ties in with all of the key areas of banking and restructuring work which we carry out in Birmingham and adds to our comprehensive coverage around the UK. "

David's appointment follows the hire of banking and restructuring specialist Claire Massie in Scotland, restructuring and insolvency expert Richard Tripp in Leeds and banking litigation specialist Michael Isaacs to the firm's London headquarters.

Latest press releases

Show me all press releases

Pinsent Masons named as a top tier firm by the In-House Community Awards 2021

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has been named as a top tier firm in three categories in the In-House Community Awards 2021.

Pinsent Masons advises on the project financing of the Rabigh Solar PV IPP Project in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has advised the financiers (Japan Bank for International Cooperation, Mizuho Bank and Al Rajhi Banking and Investment Corporation) on the project financing provided to a consortium led by Marubeni Corporation in joint venture with Al Jomaih Energy & Water Company Limited of the 300MW solar power plant to be built and operated in Rabigh, Saudi Arabia.

Pinsent Masons targets transport and mobility market with the appointment of Finance and Projects partner Miguel Nieto in Madrid

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has appointed transport and infrastructure expert Miguel Nieto, as Finance and Projects partner in Madrid where he will focus on the growing transport and mobility market.

People who viewed this press release also viewed

Show me all press releases

Pinsent Masons advises Sanne Group on first specialised depositary services licence in Ireland

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has advised global fund administrator Sanne Group on the first specialised depositary licence to be granted by the Central Bank of Ireland, further enhancing Sanne’s capabilities in Ireland and its multi-jurisdictional proposition for alternative fund managers.

Pinsent Masons advises on new £15m social investment 'Resonance Everyone In' homelessness property fund

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has advised on a new £15m homelessness social investment property fund to help meet increasing demand to house rough sleepers in London.

Pinsent Masons advises on £1.175bn acquisition and financing of offshore transmission assets

Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has advised Diamond Transmission Hornsea One Limited (DTP Hornsea One) on the £1.175bn acquisition and financing of the transmission assets relating to the 1218MW Hornsea One offshore windfarm from Hornsea 1 Limited (Hornsea 1).

For all media enquiries, including arranging an interview with one of our spokespeople, please contact the press office on

+44 (0)20 7418 8199 or 

Location contacts