Restructuring and Insolvency Litigation
Our international Restructuring and Insolvency Litigation group specialises in complex, multi-jurisdictional insolvencies involving competing creditor claims from diverse groups.
We act for clients from all parts of the capital structure and our advice spans all aspects of contentious insolvency work, including, the retention of title claims, enforcing security, representing officeholders in numerous and diverse applications for directions, risk assessing restructuring proposals and defending corporate restructuring and reorganisations.
Our team is able to seamlessly combine both the contentious and non-contentious elements involved in complex restructurings, both contentious and non-contentious. We work closely with our top-ranking restructuring and insolvency group and other practice areas such as corporate, employment, pensions, tax, environmental, regulatory and capital markets.
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Ranked 1st tier in the Dispute Resolution category, clients pointed to "the very complementary skill set and commercially focused team," as well as the overall internationality of the firm.
Chambers Global 2017
Allen & Overy LLP’s 11-partner team has ‘significant strength in depth’ and ‘vast experience in handling the largest and most complex restructurings in the market’. The team is ‘conversant with the latest legal developments in the restructuring arena’, and is often involved in shaping law in the field.
Legal 500, 2016