Cameron Roper is a special finance counsel in the Corporate Department and a member of the Finance Group (working closely with the Private Funds Group).
Cameron specializes in funds finance and general lending and advisory work, acting for both fund managers and financial institutions. He regularly advises on net asset value (NAV) facilities, hybrid facilities and subscription line facilities, as well as bridging, acquisition and margin loan facilities. He also has significant experience in relation to general partner commitment, manager, carry and co-investment facilities. His experience covers a wide range of funds, including credit, large buyout and mid-market funds, venture, secondaries, infrastructure, real estate, fund of funds and emerging market funds.
Praised by clients as a “rising star”, Cameron is recognized by Legal 500 as providing “partner-level advice and creativity” while being “easy to work with, engaging, practical, pragmatic without compromising risk”. He also brings “a wealth of credit risk understanding, addressing the issues rather than just churning out forms” and received the Fund Finance Association’s NextGen Member of the Year Award in 2021.
Cameron received his Bachelor of Laws (with Honors) from the University of Western Australia and his Master of Banking and Finance Law from the University of Melbourne.