Ed Bellamy is an associate in the Securities, Capital Markets, and Finance practices of the Corporate Department of the London office of Paul Hastings, and his practice largely concentrates on the structuring and documentation of structured finance, securitization, and real estate finance transactions.
Mr. Bellamy’s structured finance and securitization practice includes advising arrangers, investors, loan servicers/administrators, non-bank loan originators, and service providers across a wide range of structured finance and securitization products, in particular in relation to securitization of loans backed by consumer, residential mortgage, and commercial mortgage debt. He advises on asset acquisition and financing structures, warehouse financing, and the securitization and trading of loan assets. Mr. Bellamy also advises with respect to any related regulatory issues and derivative products.
Mr. Bellamy’s real estate finance practice is primarily focused on advising real estate debt funds and financial institutions with respect to the financing, refinancing, and enforcement of senior and mezzanine loan origination, development finance transactions, loan on loan transactions, and NPL portfolio transactions across both the U.K. and Europe.
Mr. Bellamy also has significant experience in debt capital markets, including representing arrangers, investors, and trustees with respect to LPN, convertible bond, sovereign bond, and high yield bond offerings and additionally has been involved in various multijurisdictional bond restructurings and other liability management exercises.
A selection of Mr. Bellamy’s prior experience includes:
Complex and Long-running Theatre Hospitals CMBS Restructuring Closes
June 05, 2015
Paul Hastings Represents Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch in the DECO 2013-CSPK CMBS Securitisation
June 19, 2013
Paul Hastings Advises Servicer on Restructuring of Largest CMBS ever issued in Europe
December 21, 2012
Paul Hastings advised Deutsche Bank AG, London Branch on the transfer of its servicer platform
September 28, 2012
Paul Hastings Represents Deutsche Bank AG in €887 Million CMBS for the Vitus Group
September 28, 2012
Class X Litigation: A Review of the Recent Windermere VII and Titan Judgments
May 03, 2016
Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2016
Paul Hastings has been recognized three times in the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers Europe 2016 report:
Highly Commended for Innovation in Securitisation: Adapted a
mortgage-backed security structure for property bridging loans, providing
liquidity to the growing short-term finance market
Highly Commended for Innovation in New Markets and Capital: Brought
Chapter 11-exempt repurchase, or "repo", financing from the US to
Europe, helping to strengthen the real estate finance
Commended for Innovation in Technology and Data Analytics: Developed a
database and data model to map a non-profit client’s data and automatically
generate compliance contracts