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Nicola Wherity


Nicola Wherity

Nicola Wherity has wide experience in general corporate banking, structured finance, debt and equity fund finance and restructurings.

Nicola advises the Loan Market Association on their primary and leveraged loan documentation and so is at the forefront of developments in the syndicated loan market.

  • Royal Mail's IPO facility
  • The provision of credit facilities for Nestlé
  • The restructuring of Independent News & Media
  • ABB's acquisition of Thomas & Betts

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Contact details

Career and qualifications

  • University of Nottingham (LLB) 1990
  • Joined Clifford Chance 1992
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England & Wales 1994
  • Seconded to Hong Kong 1995
  • Admitted as a solicitor in Hong Kong 1996
  • Partner since 2003

Awards and citations

  • Nicola is "practical, very clear in getting her thoughts across, very commercial and market-aware, and hard-working," according to impressed sources.
    Chambers UK 2014: Banking & Finance: London Firms
  • Peers emphasise Nicola Wherity as someone who is great to work across from, with one source noting: "She always wows me. She is a complete standout for me; the overall package is great."
    Chambers Global 2013: Banking & Finance: London