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Gordon Stewart

Consultant

London

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Gordon Stewart

Consultant

London

Gordon is a Partner in Allen & Overy's Global Restructuring Group and was head of the Group from 1997 - 2014. Over the years Gordon has been involved in many major restructuring and insolvency assignments around the globe. Recent assignments have involved companies and businesses in France, Spain, Germany, Italy, Ireland, Cyprus, Poland, Scandinavia, the Baltics, Kazakhstan, the Middle East, Australia, the Caribbean, Canada, USA, PRC as well as the UK. Writing credits include 'Administrative Receivers and Administrators' (CCH) and 'Directors in the Twilight Zone' (INSOL International, 4th Edition 2013) - a multi-jurisdictional analysis of the duties of directors when their company is in financial difficulties. He was President of INSOL International from March 2011 to May 2013 (and is now Immediate Past President) and he is also a past president of the UK insolvency and restructuring practitioners' organisation, the Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3).

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Publications: 30 November 2021

The sun never sets on English law governed debt: reviewing the Re Prosafe SE decision

The recent decision in Re Prosafe SE pits the principle of freedom of contract against the increasingly popular modified universalism in the cross-border restructuring and insolvency space.

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Office

London

One Bishops Square
London
E1 6AD

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as solicitor, England and Wales, 1980

Academic

MA, Oxford University, 1977

Published work

Administrative Receivers and Administrators, CCH Editions Limited, 1987.

 

Directors in the Twilight Zone, designer, editor and contributor, INSOL International's global analysis of directors' duties when a corporation is in financial difficulty, 1st edition 2000, 2nd edition 2005, 3rd edition 2009, 4th edition 2013.