Our Corporate Restructuring Solicitors advise businesses, banks, asset based lenders, turnaround specialists, insolvency practitioners, pension schemes and corporates on all aspects of turnaround and restructuring. This includes:
- Debt for equity swaps;
- Unilateral/bilateral and structured finance;
- Facility restructuring;
- Negotiating with the PPF.
Recent Corporate Restructuring Deals
- Advised the Pension Scheme Trustees in relation to a major restructuring of a listed Plc with a multi-million pound pension deficit. This included advice on de-listing, shareholder restructuring, debt for equity swaps, facility letters, securitization and inter-creditor agreements;
- Advised a printing industry client with a multi-million pound bank debt on utilising an accelerated sale process. This maximised the recovery to all stakeholders.
"Irwin Mitchell is praised for its 'speedy turnaround times', which it applies on lender-side transactional insolvencies and high-value, complex restructuring work." - Legal 500, 2016
"The 'excellent' Doug Robertson is noted for his work with secured lenders." - Chambers & Partners, 2016
"Stephen George has significant experience advising on restructuring and insolvency issues pertaining to the ABL market." - Legal 500, 2015
"Stephen George is thorough and commercial, comes up with innovative solutions and is praised by clients for his considered bedside manner" - Chambers & Partners, 2014
"The service is excellent" and the team has "a commercial, client-focused approach" - Legal 500, 2011
Andrew Walker provides clients with an experienced sounding board and is valued for "presenting an argument that takes into account both sides" - Chambers and Partners, 2012
John Flathers is "an invaluable legal adviser" - Legal 500, 2011
Stephen George is praised for being "tenacious, with a real willingness to take responsibility in resolving complex cases" - Chambers & Partners, 2013