Tim Cleary is a partner in the Banking and Finance Group of the London office of Clifford Chance specialising in structured finance and bank capital management. He has a particular focus on synthetic securitisation and other credit risk mitigation and risk transfer transactions, and regularly acts for many of the active originator banks across Europe, North America and Asia. Tim also has extensive experience with the various regulatory and structuring considerations relevant in such transactions.
Tim also has broad experience in all aspects of OTC derivatives, in particular in connection with asset-backed securitisation, whole business securitisation, project and asset finance and real estate finance, as well as the repackaging of derivative exposures and securities financing transactions. He regularly advises industry bodies such as the Association for Financial Markets in Europe (AFME) and Prime Collateralized Securities (PCS) in relation to the evolving regulatory landscape for securitisation in the EU.