Sophie Coggan Principal Associate

Speaks:  English

Qualified: 2018 - Solicitor of England and Wales

Enrolled: 2010 - Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand

Primary office:  London

Sophie Coggan

Sophie is a principal associate in the banking and finance team with experience working for a mix of lenders and borrowers across a wide range of national and cross-border finance transactions including leveraged and acquisition finance, corporate lending, real estate finance, asset finance, restructuring and corporate recovery.

Prior to joining the firm, Sophie gained experience advising leading Australasian banks and financial institutions on a variety of banking transactions and financial services matters.


  • Large clearing banks (both in the UK and abroad).
  • Major UK and international corporates.
  • Private equity houses.

Career & Recognition

Filter timeline:
  • 2019

    • Career
      July 2019
      Gowling WLG (UK), principal associate
  • 2018

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Qualified, Solicitor of England and Wales
  • 2016

    • Career
      July 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, senior associate
    • Career
      February 2016
      Gowling WLG (UK) LLP, associate
  • 2014

    • Career
      Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co LLP, associate
  • 2010

    • Qualifications (Year of Call/Admission, etc.)
      Enrolled, Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand
    • Career
      Minter Ellison Rudd Watts (Auckland, New Zealand), solicitor