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Allens bolsters banking and finance team with Nicholas Creed appointment in Perth

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Allens has appointed Nicholas Creed as a partner to its Banking and Finance (BAF) practice in Perth, further strengthening the firm's team.

Nicholas is a corporate finance practitioner with significant experience in the infrastructure and resources sectors.

Nicholas has 25 years' banking and finance experience gained in Australia and in the United Kingdom. Nicholas has worked in Perth for the past 12 years.

'Nicholas' appointment is a strategic investment that adds to the growth and diversity of our Perth practice,' said Tom Highnam, Banking and Finance Practice Group Leader.

'We have great clients and a strong pipeline and we know that Nicholas' reputation in the Perth market and beyond makes him a very welcome addition to our team.

'With extensive experience working alongside lenders and borrowers, we are confident Nicholas' corporate, trade and project finance expertise will benefit clients in the banking, infrastructure and resources sectors. Nicholas also has considerable experience working for Asian financiers funding projects in the region.'

Nicholas will join Allens' market-leading banking and finance practice on 1 December 2016.

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Allens is a commercial law firm working throughout Australia and Asia. Through its integrated alliance with Linklaters it provides clients access to 40 offices in 28 countries around the world.