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Bankruptcy, financial restructuring and insolvency

The strength of our London financial restructuring and insolvency practice lies in our multidisciplinary and international experience. We are knowledgeable in the UK financial restructuring and insolvency market and always deliver commercial advice, tailored to the needs of our clients.

“We have a very good impression of them. They co-ordinated the whole matter very well and there was continuity at the partner level which was very beneficial.” Chambers UK, 2016

Working closely with our colleagues throughout Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia, our financial restructuring and insolvency lawyers can handle the most complex and sensitive local and cross-border recoveries worldwide.

We have considerable practical experience in dealing with the problems that arise when companies face financial difficulties in each of our key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare.

The financial restructuring and insolvency group comprises lawyers focused on restructuring, insolvency and insolvency litigation, but is also able to call upon the experience of colleagues in the fields of banking and finance; construction and engineering; corporate, M&A and securities; employment; insurance; intellectual property; Islamic finance;pensions and incentives; real estate; and tax.

We deliver

  • A full service-approach to every case; we work closely with the relevant practitioners and the team typically includes both restructuring partners and partners from other practice groups.
  • Experience at the forefront of complex cross-border financial restructuring and insolvency work and involvement in some of the most newsworthy transactions of this type.
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    June 24, 2016

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    BBC – Sarah Coucher

    Sarah Coucher discusses the legal implications of triggering Article 50 exiting the European Union.

    March 29, 2017