Secured Finance Network and the
New Law Journal were among the media outlets that covered McGuireWoods London partner
Alan Holliday’s recent
return to the firm’s Debt Finance Department.
Holliday focuses on cross-border debt finance and corporate law, with an
emphasis on drafting and negotiating credit facility agreements for lenders
and borrowers. He handles investment-grade, midmarket and mezzanine
financings, including financings for mergers and acquisitions, corporate
restructurings and real estate.
Holliday rejoins McGuireWoods after nearly five years as a senior legal
officer at The Co-operative Bank PLC, where he advised on major commercial
contracts and outsourcing arrangements, compliance with UK banking
regulations and data protection legislation. He was with McGuireWoods’ debt
finance practice from 2010 to 2018.
Holliday told Law360 that he chose to return to McGuireWoods
because of his familiarity with the firm’s U.S.- and UK-based debt finance
teams and because of the opportunity to expand the firm’s practice in
“The opportunity to be a part of McGuireWoods debt finance team was just
too good to say no to,” Holliday said. “From my previous stint at
McGuireWoods, I already knew the teams in London and the U.S. really well,
and in addition to being excellent lawyers, they are great people. The warm
welcome I have already received across the firm shows that I have made the