Sam Manful | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Sam Manful

Associate, Dubai

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Sam Manful is an associate in our Bank Finance team, based in the firm's Dubai office. Sam has a broad range of banking experience representing sponsors, borrowers and lenders. Prior to joining White & Case, Sam trained at a Magic Circle firm and worked in the London office of an International law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales


  • Legal Practice Course, The College of Law, London
  • LLB, Law, University of Warwick


  • English
  • Twi (Ghanaian)


Representation of The Body Shop PLC on various aspects of their sale to Natura.*

Advising Investec Bank plc in relation to a syndicated subscription fund finance facility for a number of parallel Delaware funds.*

Advising Roadchef on its refinancing of its existing bank facilities and whole business securitisation.*

Representation of the Children's Investment Fund (as lender) assisting on the acquisition of a hotel in Italy.*

Assistance on the transfer of defaulting loans to Lone Star from IBRC.*

Representation of Barclays Bank on their Gracechurch Credit Card Securitisation Programme.*

Representing a syndicate of lenders on an up to USD1.4 billion secured term and revolving facility for Seplat Petroleum Development Company.*

Representation of a syndicate of lenders on a EUR 840M refinancing for Action stores.*

*Prior to joining White & Case.