Emily Stew advises on a wide variety of finance transactions, with a particular focus on domestic and cross-border real estate finance. She represents financial institutions, private equity funds, alternative capital providers, and corporate borrowers. Emily has significant experience in financing the acquisition and development of real estate across different asset classes, including office, retail, student accommodation, and logistics.
Emily's recent notable transactions have included advising the mezzanine creditors in the financing of Blackstone's €3.3 billion acquisition of IVG's portfolio of German offices and representing Greystar Real Estate Partners in the development finance of a private rental scheme in London. She also has advised PW Real Estate Fund III, which was advised by Aermont Capital, in relation to the financing of the £323.3 million cash offer for the entire issued share capital of Pinewood Group.
Emily is ranked in Chambers UK 2018 and is also recommended for property finance in The Legal 500 2017.
- January 2010Start of Forward Start, Legal Week
- December 2008Market disruption clauses in syndicated loan agreements, The Bulletin
- Nottingham Law School (Legal Practice Course with commendation 2005); University of Durham (LL.B. with honours 2004)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Noted as a Next Generation Lawyer in The Legal 500 (2017) in the area of property finance
Ranked in Chambers UK (2018) in the area of real estate finance