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who we are

About us

Our loans are designed to alleviate the stress of funding legal proceedings.

Our background

Novitas was founded in 2011 to help people involved in legal proceedings access legal representation that they can feel confident about.

Operating across the UK, we are the leading provider of loans in our industry, acting as an intermediary between solicitors and their clients.

We are trusted by hundreds of UK law firms to help their clients take care of their legal costs simply and efficiently, from the start of proceedings through to the final settlement.

Part of Close Brothers

In 2017, Novitas became part of Close Brothers Group plc, one of the UK’s leading merchant banking groups.

Listed on the London Stock Exchange Close Brothers provides lending, deposit taking, wealth management services, and securities trading. The group employs over 3,000 people, principally in the UK. Close Brothers Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange and is a member of the FTSE 250.

Close Brothers dates back to 1878, built on traditional values of integrity and excellent customer service. These values hold strong today, forming a ‘modern merchant banking’ approach.

The team

Steven D'ambrosio

Steven D’Ambrosio

Managing Director

steven.dambrosio@closebrothers.com
Kim Fabijancic

Kim Fabijancic

Operations Director

kimberly.fabijancic@closebrothers.com
Crawford Reid

Crawford Reid

Commercial Director

crawford.reid@novitasloans.co.uk
Lachlan Macpherson

Lachlan Macpherson

Account Director (South)

Lachlan.Macpherson@closebrothers.com
Gino Rosolek

Gino Rosolek

Account Director (South)

gino.rosolek@novitasloans.co.uk
Deborah Ward

Deborah Ward

Account Director (North)

deborah.ward@novitasloans.co.uk
John Sanderson

John Sanderson

Account Director (North)

john.sanderson@novitasloans.co.uk