Area of focus

Insolvency Litigation

Sometimes business takes an unanticipated turn, and your supply chain is disrupted. A supplier goes bankrupt, or you're faced with claims challenging transactions.

Our global insolvency litigation team is always ready for the unanticipated. It has managed all sides of insolvency across many jurisdictions. Whether you're a...

Representative experience

Our team consulted with the UK Pension Trustees in their efforts to recover £2.1bn, following the Nortel group’s collapse.

Acted in defense of a clearing house against clawback claims asserted by the insolvency administrator of Lehman Brothers Bankhaus AG regarding a margin call.

We represented KPMG regarding disputes arising from their role as administrators of Peacocks, a major UK chain of clothing stores. 

We represented a corporate trustee for US$1bn of notes in U.S. and Mexico cross-border insolvency proceedings, resulting in a favorable settlement.

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How a constitutional amendment is transforming litigation in Mexico

In 2017, Mexico’s congress approved a key amendment to its Federal Commercial Code. The amendment is now driving dramatic changes to the country’s trial process. One of those...

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Hong Kong Court confirms common law recognition and assistance for foreign voluntary liquidations

On 8 February 2018, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (the "Hong Kong Court") ruled that the common law power to recognise and assist foreign insolvency proceedings extends to voluntary ...

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Countering counterparty insolvency

These days, the threat of counterparty insolvency looms over the energy sector: whether it is a natural disaster or precipitous decline in the price of oil, perhaps no industry is more...

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