Restructuring and Insolvency

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Market Tracker is a unique service for corporate lawyers housed within Lexis®PSL Corporate. It features a powerful transaction data analysis tool for accessing, analysing and comparing the specific features of corporate transactions, with a comprehensive and searchable library of deal documentation across 14 different deal types. The Market Tracker product also includes news and analysis of key corporate deals and activity and in-depth analysis of recent trends in corporate transactions. 

James is an arbitration specialist. He has more than 25 years’ experience of ad hoc, trade association, institutional and investment arbitrations as a solicitor in London and Paris, as a former Registrar of the London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA), and as a case assessor for legal costs insurers and third party funders. His background as a lawyer is in international trade, commodities, shipping and insurance.

He trained at Withers in London and then spent four years in the firm’s Paris office. He was admitted as an avocat at the Paris bar (1994 – 2008). Returning to London, he spent more than 13 years at Holman Fenwick Willan in its Trade & Energy group. As Registrar and Deputy Director General of the LCIA in 2008 – 2012, he oversaw the administration of more than a thousand commercial arbitrations and assisted with a review of its Arbitration Rules. He subsequently spent two years at Thomas Miller Legal, assessing and managing a wide range of commercial and investment claims on behalf of insurers and funders. Returning to private practice in 2015, he spent a year in Stephenson Harwood’s International Arbitration group where he assisted on ICC and LCIA arbitrations, principally oil and gas disputes.

James is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators. At LexisNexis, James works on the Lexis®PSL Arbitration module.

Sarah leads marketing for the Academic and Bar legal communities at LexisNexis. She is passionate about customer-centric marketing and delivering data-based insights to help clients get the best use out of LexisNexis solutions and products, and ensure they succeed in their roles.

Prior to her role at LexisNexis, Sarah specialised in delivering large B2B marketing programmes across a number of industries, including Financial Services, Technology and Manufacturing.

Gloria is a Paralegal in the Lexis®PSL Paralegal Hub. She graduated in International Law and Globalisation from the University of Birmingham in 2019 and has been at LexisNexis UK since March 2020. She has experience working for US, UK and Italian law firms on a range of matters, including IP, financial services and immigration law. 

Louisa leads marketing for the in-house legal community at LexisNexis. She joined the dedicated in-house team at LexisNexis four years ago and has a passion for driving and facilitating initiatives which are customer-focused at their heart. Her vision is to support in-house counsel succeed in their fast-evolving role based on deep insight, data analysis and best practice gathered across the in-house community.

Prior to her in-house focused role, Louisa led the marketing for the bar and mid-market private practice sectors as well as product marketing lead for LexisPSL - LexisNexis' cloud based, practical guidance and legal research software solution.

She brings 20 years' marketing experience both client and agency side, specialising in B2B marketing in the Legal, TMT (Telco, Media and Technology) and Financial Services industries. In both South Africa, Europe and the UK.

Louisa is also an active member on the LexisNexis Gender Equality Matters (GEM) steering committee and is involved with the Families at LexisNexis Group which brings together, supports and lobbies for change those with an interest in balancing the challenges of work and family.

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16 Jul 2013

A busy day for Insolvency with Vince Cable’s discussion paper “Transparency and Trust” following the government’s commitment to tackling fraud at the recent G8...

SA-1019-028 925x286 Banking and Finance 23
16 Jul 2013

Implemented two and half years ago the bank levy is currently undergoing a much needed efficiency review. Gerald Montagu, a consultant in the tax department at Davenport...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Family 14
15 Jul 2013

The President of the Family Division, Sir James Munby, has issued his fourth View from the President’s Chambers which includes new guidance on standardisation of family...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Dispute_Resolution 5
11 Jul 2013

For those involved in judicial review proceedings, the procedural rules underwent amendment this month with the 63rd update to the Civil Procedure Rules coming into force...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Family 9
11 Jul 2013

In the last two years, three online support services for children and young people whose parents are separating have closed down and there appears to be no prospect of...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Restructuring and Insolvency 11
11 Jul 2013

What happens if the notice to convert an administration into a voluntary liquidation (lodged during the period of administration) is rejected by the Registrar of...

SA-1019-028-925x286(1)Restructuring and Insolvency 11
10 Jul 2013

The Civil Procedure and Rules Committee has launched a public consultation into costs budgeting and costs management in insolvency proceedings to gather public opinion...

SA-1019-028 925x286 Banking and Finance 7
10 Jul 2013

In the second of our Trend Reports we take a look at developments that may impact a company’s 2013 AGM and the structure of its annual report and accounts. The 2012 UK...

SA-1019-028-925x286(2)Corporate 6
10 Jul 2013

Do you have a feel for how long directors and NEDs should be liable under any indemnities or warranties? Or whether directors should be liable on a joint and several...

SA-1019-028 925x286 Banking and Finance 4
10 Jul 2013

In preparation of the coming into force of the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive, Andrew Shrimpton, Global Head of Regulatory Compliance and member of the...

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