Restructuring and Insolvency

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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.
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.
Eleanor qualified in 1998 into the insolvency team at ASB law. She became a partner in 2005, and went on to head up the Recovery & Insolvency team. Whilst traditionally specialising mainly in contentious corporate insolvency matters, in recent years she has moved into the non contentious arena, in particular specialising in company administrations.

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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14 Mar 2019

Kate Stephenson and Sacha Lürken, partners at Kirkland and Ellis International LLP consider the potential practical implications for the cross-border European...

4 Dec 2018

Hamish Anderson, consultant at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, considers the potential implications of the draft Insolvency (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (the 2018...

19 Sep 2018

One of the second batch of ‘no deal’ technical notes’ published by the government on 13 September 2018 is a guidance note ‘Handling civil legal cases that involve EU...

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Under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018), before certain proposed statutory instruments (Brexit SIs) are formally laid in Parliament, they have to go...

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15 Aug 2018

An interesting case from the EU Court of Justice, Tarrago da Silveira v Massa Insolvente da Espirito Santo Financial Group SA, held that the provisions on lawsuits...

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13 Jul 2018

A Supreme Court ruling recognises that a decision of the Portuguese central bank that, when it incorporated the respondent bank as a bridge institution and transferred to...

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20 Jun 2018

We look at the requirement for Member States to establish national insolvency registers under the Recast Regulation on Insolvency, Regulation (EU) 848/2015 by 26 June...

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12 Jun 2018

We look at a new abstract from Austria applying the Recast Regulation on Insolvency 848/2015 which has been uploaded to the INSOL Europe EC Case Register. What is the...

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3 May 2018

In this article Patricia Godfrey  of CMS examines the challenges facing the once buoyant automotive sector. The main points arising from this article are as...

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3 May 2018

In this article Patricia Godfrey  of CMS examines the challenges facing the once buoyant automotive sector. The main points arising from this article are...

International Restructuring And Insolvency
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Restructuring and Insolvency

Kate Stephenson and Sacha Lürken, partners at Kirkland and Ellis International LLP consider the potential practical implications for the cross-border European...

UK insolvency laws in event of ‘no deal’ Brexit
Restructuring and Insolvency

Hamish Anderson, consultant at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, considers the potential implications of the draft Insolvency (Amendment) (EU Exit) Regulations 2018 (the 2018...

Brexit no deal—impact on insolvency
Restructuring and Insolvency

One of the second batch of ‘no deal’ technical notes’ published by the government on 13 September 2018 is a guidance note ‘Handling civil legal cases that involve EU...

Brexit Bulletin—Brexit SI sifting process: what you need to know
Restructuring and Insolvency

Under the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 (EU(W)A 2018), before certain proposed statutory instruments (Brexit SIs) are formally laid in Parliament, they have to go...

Applicable law regarding insolvency proceedings on lawsuits pending (Tarragó da Silveirav v Massa Insolvente da Espírito Santo Financial Group SA)
Restructuring and Insolvency

An interesting case from the EU Court of Justice, Tarrago da Silveira v Massa Insolvente da Espirito Santo Financial Group SA, held that the provisions on lawsuits...

Supreme Court rules on recognition of foreign measure for bank reorganisation (Goldman Sachs and others v Novo Banco)
Restructuring and Insolvency

A Supreme Court ruling recognises that a decision of the Portuguese central bank that, when it incorporated the respondent bank as a bridge institution and transferred to...

Establishing national insolvency registers from 26 June 2018
Restructuring and Insolvency

We look at the requirement for Member States to establish national insolvency registers under the Recast Regulation on Insolvency, Regulation (EU) 848/2015 by 26 June...

INSOL Europe EC case register adds Austrian case (Niki Luftfahrt GmbH)
Restructuring and Insolvency

We look at a new abstract from Austria applying the Recast Regulation on Insolvency 848/2015 which has been uploaded to the INSOL Europe EC Case Register. What is the...

Driving change in the automotive sector: is it facing a perfect storm?
Restructuring and Insolvency

In this article Patricia Godfrey  of CMS examines the challenges facing the once buoyant automotive sector. The main points arising from this article are as...

Driving change in the automotive sector: is it facing a perfect storm?
Restructuring and Insolvency

In this article Patricia Godfrey  of CMS examines the challenges facing the once buoyant automotive sector. The main points arising from this article are...

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