Bird & Bird advises Cheval Investment & Finance Limited on significant disposal



International law firm Bird & Bird has been advising new client, Cheval Investment & Finance Ltd, on the disposal of its UK subsidiary, Cheval Property Finance plc, to Credit Investment Limited for an undisclosed sum. The disposal was completed on 2 June 2006. Cheval Property Finance plc was established in 1995 and is an FSA authorised and regulated principal lender, operating in the short-term bridge-finance lending market.

Bird & Bird handled all corporate and tax issues for Cheval Investment & Finance Limited. Corporate partner, Simon Allport, led the Bird & Bird team with assistance from senior corporate associate, Mark Cummings, trainee Zoe Aldam and tax assistant Caroline Keaney.

Credit Investment Limited was advised by Burges Salmon.

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