• Acting for a UK clearing bank in relation to the restructuring of a distressed higher education provider, advising on negotiations with other stakeholders and other financial, regulatory and contractual issues arising from the circumstances.
  • Advising a syndicate of seven bank and institutional lenders to a global travel and events management group on the amendment and restatement of the group's existing banking facilities.
  • Advising the board of directors of a UK subsidiary of an investment fund in relation to the company's entry into members' voluntary liquidation and subsequent 'day one' distribution to the fund's investors.
  • Acting for the administrators of a food and drink distribution company to recover significant value for the insolvent estate in relation to assets previously divested by former management.
  • Acting for the junior secured noteholder (a NYSE-listed company) in respect of its debt and security in a large UK consumer finance business, including due diligence in relation to the client’s proposal to pur-chase the business and assets of the borrower group via pre-pack administration.
  • Advising various lenders on distressed real estate matters and enforcement action, including numerous fixed charge receiverships in relation to both commercial property and high-end residential property in London and the South East.
  • Acting for both purchasers and sellers on sales of various distressed businesses, both inside and out-side of formal insolvency procedures.
  • Supporting the wider DLA Piper team in advising the boards of directors of approximately 200 multina-tional group subsidiaries following the liquidation of their listed parent company.