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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We look at the new Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on preventive restructuring frameworks, second chance and measures to increase the efficiency...

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Charlotte Moller, Helena Clarke and Harry Rudkin of Reed Smith LLP and Adam Goodison at South Square (who acted for Toisa Limited) look at the groundbreaking case of Re...

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

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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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24 Aug 2018

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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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...

Restructuring And Insolvency
EU Directive harmonising restructuring and insolvency finalised
Restructuring and Insolvency

We look at the new Directive of the European Parliament and of the Council on preventive restructuring frameworks, second chance and measures to increase the efficiency...

Brexit—impact of extension on R&I lawyers
Restructuring and Insolvency

We look at the impact of the latest art 50 TEU extension on R&I lawyers.

Brexit prompts transfer of company assets to Ireland (Re Steris plc)
Restructuring and Insolvency

Samira Afrasiabi, corporate senior associate in the global transactions group at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, explains that Re Steris plc is an example of...

Clarity on cross-border conundrum (Re Toisa Limited)
Restructuring and Insolvency

Charlotte Moller, Helena Clarke and Harry Rudkin of Reed Smith LLP and Adam Goodison at South Square (who acted for Toisa Limited) look at the groundbreaking case of Re...

Brexit—Deal or no deal?
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...

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