Malcolm Hitching Partner

Malcolm is a debt finance expert, who specialises in leveraged finance, specialty financings, restructuring and debt advisory work, and is a market leader in the area of litigation and legal asset funding.

He has considerable experience acting for funders, sponsors, lenders, borrowers and financial advisers, and over the past 25 or more years has been involved in a great many deals across a wide range of industry sectors and geographies.

What people are saying


"Malcolm Hitching is a legal legend and a leader by example. He has an eye for detail, superb legal knowledge and experience."

The Legal 500 2024

"Malcolm Hitching is a heavyweight banking lawyer, who has developed a very broad and deep knowledge of the legal finance space. He has fantastic client skills and his industry knowledge is exceptional."

Chambers UK 2024

"Malcolm Hitching is extremely responsive and an excellent adviser; helping you work out how to best shape and frame a deal from the start. He has the ability to think creatively and commercially."

The Legal 500 2024

"He is brilliant; Malcolm is very commercial and that makes him an amazing person to work with."

Chambers UK 2023

"Malcolm Hitching’s knowledge and experience has been instrumental. He has provided a top-quality service and is a pleasure to work with."

The Legal 500 2023

"Malcolm Hitching was absolutely brilliant – he gives very clear, very commercial and practical advice. He takes complex issues and talks them through in a way that provides clarity."

Chambers UK 2022

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