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Our clients trust us to develop legal solutions which alleviate financial distress, improve recoveries and save jobs. We do this by combining legal expertise with sector knowledge, proactively identifying opportunities and risks for our clients.

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Our advisers act on domestic and international matters of all shapes and sizes, working with many of the leading names in the market. Browse our experience below, or use the filters to look-up recent work in particular geographies and industry sectors.

    Meet the team

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    Stacey Bairner


    Stacey is experienced in all aspects of banking, restructuring and insolvency and specialises in the restructuring and trading of debt.

    Bairner Stacey
    Steven Cottee


    Steven specialises in restructuring businesses across a range of sectors.

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    Nick Gavin-Brown


    Nick specialises in complex debt restructuring and advising different stakeholders on issues arising in financial distress.

    Gavin-Brown Nick
    Ann Lalor

    Partner, Head of Office, Dublin

    Ann specialises in banking transactions across a range of sectors including real estate and construction, transport and logistics, leisure, retail, natural resources and energy. She advises Irish and international banks and financial institutions, mezzanine lenders, private funders, corporate borrowers and investment vehicles in bilateral and syndicated banking transactions.

    Ann Lalor
    Claire Massie

    Partner, Head of Client Relationships - Financial Services

    Claire heads our Banking & Restructuring team in Scotland and specialises in all aspects of turnaround, restructuring and insolvency law.  She acts for banks, insolvency practitioners, under-performing companies, directors and creditors.

    Massie Claire
    James Cameron


    James has experience in all aspects of restructuring, distress, corporate recovery and insolvency work, but with a primary focus on advisory roles and transactional restructuring and insolvency.

    Cameron James
    Amy Flavell


    Amy specialises in advising banks, asset-based lenders, funds, insolvency practitioners, corporates and creditors on all aspects of solvent and insolvent restructuring.

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    Jeremy King


    Jeremy has built a reputation in banking and finance for providing commercially astute solutions and delivering timely results for both bank and borrower clients.

    King Jeremy
    Mark Leonard

    Solicitor, Partner

    Mark advises lenders and borrowers on German and international financing transactions. Mark has experience with transactions in most European countries (particularly Germany and the UK), but also in India. He works in German and English.

    Mark Leonard
    Samantha Palmer


    Samantha is a Partner in the Finance and Projects team.

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    Tom Withyman


    Tom has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency law and has excellent technical expertise.

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    Dawn Allen


    Dawn focuses on non-contentious restructuring and insolvency engagements and advises a range of stakeholders, predominantly financial institutions as well as accountants, corporate clients and their boards of directors.

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    Bhaljinder Mander

    Legal Director

    Bhal has extensive experience of restructuring transactions and formal insolvency, advising not only banks and insolvency practitioners but also creditors and directors of distressed companies.

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    Serena McAllister

    Legal Director

    Serena has extensive experience of all aspects of restructuring and insolvency, both non-contentious and contentious, and specialises in transactional work for banks and other financial institutions, private equity funds and officeholders.

    McAllister Serena
    Dr. Attila Bangha-Szabo

    Rechtsanwalt, Legal Director

    Attila is a senior member of the Dispute Resolution team and focuses on complex litigation matters in the field of cross-border insolvency, commercial and corporate law.

    Bangha-Szabo Attila
    Natalie Colaluca

    Legal Director

    Natalie is involved in all aspects of banking, restructuring and insolvency and has a wealth of experience advising lenders, insolvency practitioners, under-performing corporates and directors across the spectrum of financial distress.

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    Gemma Kaplan


    Gemma is our contentious insolvency specialist with 13 years' experience, regularly acting for a large number of clients advising insolvency practitioners and lenders on corporate insolvencies and complex bankruptcies.

    Kaplan Gemma
    Andrew Robertson


    Andrew specialises in transactional restructuring and formal insolvency matters.

    Robertson Andrew

    Our expertise, at your disposal

    With over 430 partners and 3000 people around the world, we are well-placed to support you across a full range of legal and advisory services.

    Latest press releases

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    Pinsent Masons advises Saint-Gobain Limited on the £740m sale of its UK distribution business

    Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons is advising Saint-Gobain Limitedon the sale of all its UK distribution business to the Stark Group. 

    Pinsent Masons kicks off 2023 with the hire of financial services partner in Leeds

    Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has recruited financial services partner Tom McHugh based in Leeds.

    Pinsent Masons acquires sustainable finance consultancy Morgan Green Advisory

    Multinational law firm Pinsent Masons has expanded its Climate & Sustainability capability through the acquisition of international sustainable finance specialists, Morgan Green Advisory.

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