Martin Blake


Martin Blake

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  • Chambers UK, 2016
  • Legal 500, 2015


Trainee Solicitor at Dentons, 2000 -2002; Associate (and then Senior Associate) in Dentons' Banking and Finance department, 2002-2011; Joined Farrer & Co, March 2011. Martin became a Partner in 2013.


University of Sheffield (Law degree and LPC)

Martin Blake is experienced in high-value secured lending, acquisition finance and restructuring matters. He is praised by market sources for being efficient and responsive, and having strong negotiation skills.

Chambers & Partners

Martin has broad experience in a range of domestic and international banking and finance matters, including general corporate and individual lending, workouts and restructuring, property finance and acquisition finance. Martin advises lenders, borrowers and sponsors on syndicated, bilateral, secured, unsecured and structured financing transactions. He is familiar with dealing with a variety of assets used as collateral, including land, intellectual property, stocks and shares, revenue streams and other contractual rights.

Who we help

Martin is a member of the Sports Group and advises lenders as well as clubs, governing bodies and other organisations within the sports sector on structuring and documenting a range of financing transactions.

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