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About Gemini

Gemini qualified into our Social Housing Finance team following completion of her training contract. She has years of experience in the social housing sector following her time as a Legal Assistant in the Property departments of the firm and has been developing her knowledge of all aspects of social housing finance since joining the team. She has acted for a number of clients ranging from RPs and other charitable entities to institutional investors and corporate borrowers.

Recent Experience

  • Advising Genesis, Affinity Sutton and Catalyst in respect of the detailed due diligence required on their loan agreements, ISDAs and bond documentation, and presentation of the due diligence findings in a clear and concise matrix
  • Coordinating delivery of loan documentation and all conditions precedent to the lenders involved in the Four Housing and Bernicia merger
  • Advising Catalyst Housing Group with due diligence support and analysis on its aborted merger with Network Housing Group

Professional Memberships

Law Society of England and Wales

Career Experience

2015 to present: Solicitor, Winckworth Sherwood

2013 to 2015: Trainee Solicitor, Winckworth Sherwood

2008 to 2013: Legal Assistant, Winckworth Sherwood

Upcoming Events

Wednesday 18th - Thursday 19th March 2020

Housing Finance Conference & Exhibition 2020

Our Housing Finance team are delighted to be attending this year’s annual conference in Liverpool. Please get in touch if you would like to meet with a member of the team in Liverpool. Meet the team: Louise Leaver, Partner Patricia …

ACC Liverpool, Kings Dock. Liverpool L3 4FP

Wednesday 25th - Thursday 26th March 2020

Total Housing 2020

Representatives from all our real estate specialisms will be in Brighton. This includes construction, planning, social housing and development. Please contact us if you are intested in meeting us during the conference. Please contact for more information.

Brighton Hilton Metropole, Kings Road . Brighton BN1 2FE

Tuesday 21st January 2020 | Registration & refreshments: 8.30am | Start: 8.45am | Finish: 9.45am

Capital Markets and Regulatory Update

This Treasury Seminar, hosted by our Finance team, will provide a general update on finance policies and sector developments including: Private Placements – tips on overseas and unsecured funding through a private placement Public Bonds – update on Prospectus Regulations, …

Winckworth Sherwood, Minerva House, 5 Montague Close. London SE1 9BB

Speakers: Louise Leaver