Skip to content

Nick Charlwood



Charlwood Nick
Nick Charlwood



Nick has worked for Allen & Overy in London, Beijing and Hong Kong and specialises in advising creditors, debtors and other stakeholders on cross-border debt restructurings and insolvencies. Nick's recent work includes advising the KCA Deutag group on its balance sheet restructuring, advising the Steinhoff Europe AG creditors’ committee on the restructuring of the Steinhoff group and advising the security agent and receivers following the insolvency of the O.W. Bunker group.

Nick has also spent time on secondment to Deutsche Bank in London, working principally on workouts of non-performing commercial real estate financings.

Related articles

Skyscraper city scape with tall buildings and harbour

Publications: 05 May 2021

Criteria published for registering as a bankruptcy expert in UAE

In a development which will be of interest to those in the restructuring community, the UAE’s Financial Reorganization Committee (the FRC) has codified, via an Approved Guide1, the steps that…

Read more

News: 22 February 2021

Allen & Overy lawyers from across Europe recognised as rising stars

Read more

Publications: 20 May 2019

Podcast: Turkey’s new restructuring framework

Read more






Allen & Overy LLP
One Bishops Square
E1 6AD

View office →



Admitted as a Solicitor (England and Wales), 2011


LLB, College of Law, London, 2008

MPhil, International Relations, University of Cambridge, 2006

BA, Social and Political Sciences, University of Cambridge, 2005

Awards & accolades

Rising Star (Restructuring and insolvency)

Euromoney Rising Star Awards Europe 2020

Rising Star

IFLR Europe Awards 2020

Restructuring Team of the Year: Highly Commended for Steinhoff Group Restructuring

Legal Business Awards 2020