Hugo Thistlewood has broad experience acting for financiers and borrowers on transactions in various industries. He is experienced in project and structured finance, property and construction finance, leveraged finance and syndicated and mezzanine lending, as well as work-out and restructure lending.

Hugo advises regularly on cross-border financing transactions and works closely with colleagues in foreign jurisdictions on finance-related tax, structuring and security issues. His finance experience covers many industry sectors, including commercial, retail and industrial property, construction, transport, energy & mining, hospitality & leisure (including the hotel sector), aged care, and social and affordable housing.

Hugo advises major financial institutions in Australia, including some of Australia's largest banks and principal surety providers. He advises foreign lenders, including banks in New Zealand, the United States and the United Kingdom. Hugo also acts for listed and private corporates and investment and advisory firms in relation to their finance and banking transactions.