Key Experience

  • Handles cross-border financial restructurings and workouts.
  • Represents a broad range of institutional and distressed investors.

Practice

Tom Bannister focuses his practice on cross-border financial restructurings and workouts. He represents a broad range of institutional and distressed investors.

Representative Work

  • Advised the private placement noteholders on the restructuring of Interserve plc, a U.K.-based support services and construction company.
  • Advised the private placement noteholders on the amendment to financial covenants of Premier Oil, an independent British U.K. oil company with worldwide oil and gas interests.
  • Advised the private placement noteholders of Carillion plc in amendment negotiations to address liquidity problems and in efforts to restructure the group’s balance sheet.
  • Represented the private placement noteholders on the financial restructuring of Fagron NV, a Belgian pharmaceuticals manufacturer. Advice included amendments to the Notes and Revolving Credit Facility.
  • Negotiated on behalf of the private placement noteholders on the administration sale of Tensator Group, a manufacturer of queueing barriers and systems.

Public Service and Affiliations

Recognition