Restructuring and Insolvency

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Neeta started her legal career at Allen & Overy in 2008 in the midst of the global financial crisis and the collapse of Lehmans where she gained most of her paralegal experience.

Neeta also did a short stint in litigation at the Revenue and Customs Prosecutions Office in 2006. Neeta graduated with a 2:1 honours degree from University of London, Queen Mary College and went on to obtain a distinction from the College of Law in the Legal Practice. She has been working at Lexis Nexis since April 2013.

Kathy specialises in restructuring and cross-border insolvency. She qualified as a solicitor in 1995 and has since worked for Weil Gotshal & Manges and Freshfields. Kathy has worked on some of the largest restructuring cases in the last decade, including Worldcom, Parmalat, Enron and Eurotunnel.

Zahra started working as a paralegal at Lexis Nexis in Banking and Insolvency teams in April 2019. Zahra graduated with a 2.1 honours in a BA French and Spanish, completed the GDL at BPP University and is seeking some experience before commencing the LPC. She has undertaken voluntary work for law firms in London, Argentina and Colombia.

Anna joined the Restructuring and Insolvency team at Lexis®PSL in August 2013 from Berwin Leighton Paisner where she was a senior associate in the Restructuring Team.

Anna has worked on a number of large scale restructurings primarily in the UK market acting on behalf of lending institutions.

Recent transactions include the restructuring of a UK hotel chain and the administration sale of part of the Connaught group. Anna has also spent time on secondment at The Royal Bank of Scotland and trained at Clifford Chance qualifying in 2007.

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Can English schemes of arrangement be used to compromise non-English debt such as bonds governed by New York law with a non-exclusive jurisdiction clause in favour of New...

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Can the EC Regulation on Insolvency Proceedings apply to a just and equitable winding-up, or must insolvency be proved?  The case of Re Arm Asset Backed Securities...

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Can a moratorium under Icelandic law bind French creditors? Does Icelandic or French law govern the situation? Can an Icelandic bank lift the attachment orders served by...

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The tenth progress report reveals that Lehman Brothers International (Europe) might have a surplus, meaning unsecured creditors may get interest and shareholders may also...

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Can legal privilege and professional secrecy in another jurisdiction prevent a liquidator from obtaining company property and documentation under sections 234 and 236 of...

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11 Jun 2013

Has the Court of Appeal clarified the meaning of ‘establishment’ under the EC Regulation on Insolvency? Kathy Stones looks at the case of Re Olympic Airlines SA [2013]...

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17 May 2013

Benn Richards, solicitor in the Lexis®PSL Restructuring & Insolvency team looks when the English courts grant an anti-suit injunction where there are cross-border...

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17 Apr 2013

The UK has opted in to reforms to EC Regulation on Insolvency – what does this mean? We have looked at some of the key issues. Why did the UK decide to opt in? The UK...

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