Rhodri Williams Senior Associate

Speaks:  English

Primary office:  London

Rhodri Williams

Rhodri Williams helps clients to negotiate and complete a range of financing transactions.

Rhodri works for lenders and borrowers on cross-border leveraged finance, corporate banking, real estate finance and restructuring transactions across a range of industry sectors. He also has experience working for lenders and borrowers in distressed situations.


  • Financial institutions based in the UK and overseas
  • Major UK and international corporates
  • Government departments and agencies


  • Advising a UK clearing bank on the refinancing of a high profile restaurant group.
  • Advising a private equity backed healthcare technology company on the refinancing of its existing debt and repayment of loan notes to its financial sponsors.
  • Advising a European Investment Bank backed fund on a major development and regeneration project in Manchester.
  • Acting for a large financial institution as senior lender on a management buyout transaction.
  • Advising a fund in relation to the provision of debt financing for the acquisition of a high value commercial property in London.
  • Part of a team acting for stakeholders in a recent high profile restructuring of the remaining parts of the UK coal industry.
  • Part of a team providing restructuring advice to the service provider of a large PFI infrastructure project in relation to disputes with the commissioning authority and negotiations with a syndicate of lenders.
  • Providing due diligence for a major financial institution on the purchase of a large portfolio of distressed debt.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Career
      July 2019
      Gowling WLG (UK), senior associate
  • 2016

    • Career
      Gowling WLG (UK), associate
  • 2015

    • Career
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP, Associate
  • 2013

    • Career
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP, Trainee Solicitor
  • 2010

    • Education
      Nottingham Law School, Bachelor of Laws (Hons), GDL and LPC
  • 2009

    • Education
      Universidad de Salamanca
  • 2005

    • Education
      University of Edinburgh, MA (Hons), International Relations, First Class