Willkie Partners Publish Comprehensive Treatise For Insolvency/Restructuring Practitioners and Investment Professionals

April 16, 2019

Partners from the London, Paris and New York offices edited and authored chapters in the latest edition of “Restructurings and Workouts: Strategies for Maximising Value.”

Business Reorganization & Restructuring partners Graham Lane (London), Alexandra Bigot and Lionel Spizzichino (Paris) and John Longmire (New York) recently published Restructuring and Workouts: Strategies for Maximising Value, a comprehensive treatise for private practice lawyers, insolvency practitioners, financial advisory and turnaround professionals, investment professionals, and in-house lawyers. The book was edited by Mr. Lane and includes chapters authored by Ms. Bigot and Mr. Spizzichino on the French restructuring regime and Mr. Longmire on chapter 11.

This is the third edition of the book, which was first published in 2013, and is widely regarded as a go-to resource for understanding today’s current restructuring environment and the geopolitical factors that have shaped it since the global economic crisis. The book also includes contributions from a number of well-regarded restructuring advisors such as AlixPartners, Alvarez & Marsal, Deloitte, Evercore and Greenhill, providing in depth coverage and analysis on a range of topics including:

  • Overviews of the current market

  • An examination of key themes such as distressed M&A and the restructuring of pensions obligations

  • A focus on topical sectors including retail and offshore/shipping

  • Analysis of legal regimes in France, the United States and Spain and

  • An exclusive retrospective from the architects of the Lehman Brothers restructuring