Macfarlanes advises J D Wetherspoon plc on £875m revolving credit facility

05 February 2019

Macfarlanes has advised FTSE 250 pub owner and operator J D Wetherspoon plc (J D Wetherspoon) on its new £875m revolving credit facility with a syndicate of leading international banks. The credit facility is for five years and will mature in January 2024.

J D Wetherspoon is a long standing client of the firm, with the finance team advising on a number of previous credit facilities.

The Macfarlanes team for this matter was led by finance partner Kirstie Hutchinson with assistance from finance solicitor Christopher Orford.

Kirstie Hutchinson comments: “We are delighted to have been able to continue our relationship with J D Wetherspoon by assisting the group with its new financing facilities.”