Kirsty Parker

Associate, London

Biography

Overview

Kirsty is an Associate in the Firm's Debt Finance practice group based in the Firm's London office. Kirsty has experience advising financial institutions, private equity sponsors and corporate borrowers in relation to a wide range of finance transactions, including cross-border acquisition finance, restructurings and general bank lending.

Kirsty trained at the Firm and qualified in September 2020. As a trainee, Kirsty spent time in our Capital Markets, Asset Finance, Project Finance and Debt Finance practice groups.

Bars and Courts
England and Wales
Education
LLB
University of Bristol
Legal Practice Course
BPP Law School
Languages
English

Experience

  • IMA, 2020: Representation of BC Partners LLP and SOFIMA on the €1.25 billion high yield bond and €400 million debt facilities for the acquisition of IMA S.p.A., an Italian publicly-traded company and world leader in the design and production of automatic machines for the processing and packaging of pharmaceuticals, cosmetics, food, tea, coffee and tobacco, including through a public takeover offer. The transaction values the equity of IMA at approximately €2.93 billion.
  • Castik Capital acquisition of CSG, 2020: Representation of Castik Capital on the debt financing for its agreed acquisition of a majority stake in Customs Support Group, a leading Customs service provider in Europe.
  • Representation of the agent and a syndicate of lenders on a comprehensive out-of-court restructuring of a Brazilian based offshoring drilling operator. The transaction involved an amendment and restatement of US$1.7 billion secured credit facilities.