Ashley specialises in securitisation and structured finance transactions for clients which include global investment banks and issuers.
In particular, Ashley has worked on numerous high yield bond issuances with the leading law firms in London, a number of synthetic securitisations and has been involved in the Jersey elements of several credit card securitisation structures. She also advises on structured finance deals including equity placings as well as the issue of convertible bonds by Jersey incorporated issuers.
Ashley also has extensive experience listing specialist debt securities on The International Stock Exchange (TISE) including the listing of high yield notes, credit-linked notes and variable funding notes on TISE.
Ashley is ranked as a 'Rising Star' by Legal 500 and is described as a 'go-to resource for deals with a Jersey aspect' providing 'helpful and spot-on input'. She is also recognised as an 'Associate to Watch' by Chambers, with clients describing her as 'excellent – she is quick to respond and is well liked and trusted'.
Prior to joining Carey Olsen, Ashley completed her legal traineeship with DWF and qualified as a Scottish Solicitor in 2012.
Ashley obtained the LL.B (Honours) and a Modern Language from Strathclyde University in Glasgow and then completed the Diploma in Legal Practice at the Glasgow Graduate School of Law.