Matt Trafford has experience in a wide range of finance transactions, principally in the real estate sector.
Matt regularly advises on acquisition finance, investment facilities, and development facilities, acting for both senior and mezzanine lenders, as well as equity investors.
Matt's recent transactions include advising the mezzanine creditors in the financing of Blackstone's €3.3 billion acquisition of IVG's portfolio of German offices and representing iQSA, a student housing business owned by Goldman Sachs and the Wellcome Trust, in the £1.3 billion financing of its UK portfolio.
- BPP Law School, London (Legal Practice Course with distinction 2012); Jesus College, University of Cambridge (B.A. in Law with upper second class honours 2010)
- Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales