Russell is the Head of the Asset Finance group at Berwin Leighton Paisner having joined the firm as a Finance partner in September 2009 from Allen and Overy LLP.

Russell specialises in structured asset finance and leasing, practicing in domestic and cross-border markets.

He has acted for banks, lessors, investors, operators, manufacturers, vendors and purchasers on transactions involving all types of asset classes and a diverse range of financing products and structures including structured debt facilities, tax based and non tax based leases, limited recourse facilities, off-balance sheet financings, receivables financings, sales and purchases of leasing companies, sales and purchases of asset portfolios, joint venture financing platforms and other equity financing and securitisations.

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Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance