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Maria Cornilsen is a dual-qualified associate in the Finance practice in the London office and is admitted in New York and Queensland, Australia. Maria focuses on leveraged finance transactions and has national and multi-jurisdictional transactional experience in acquisition financings, asset based lending, refinancings, corporate financing and restructuring. She has a broad range of experience having acted in lender, sponsor and borrower roles. Maria spent six months on secondment at J.P. Morgan's office in London, where she was involved in a wide range of banking and project work.