Laura Kitchen | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Laura Kitchen

Associate, London

T +44 20 7532 1794

E laura.kitchen@whitecase.com

Overview

Laura is an Associate in the Capital Markets department of the Firm's London office. Laura has experience advising on a broad range of international securities transactions as well as financial regulation matters.  

Laura has spent six months in our New York office on secondment.

Laura has also worked on a number of pro bono projects, including advising on the legal status of the child in Ecuador on behalf of the Child Rights Information Network and projects aimed at improving access to the legal profession. 

Bars and Courts

  • England and Wales

Education

  • LPC, College of Law
  • GDL, BPP Law School
  • BA, University of Durham

Languages

  • English
  • Spanish

Experience

Representation of Kaupthing, the failed Icelandic bank, on its restructuring, following its US$45 billion insolvency. The successful restructuring was named "Cross Border Restructuring of the Year" at the Turnaround Atlas Awards and "Restructuring deal of the year" at the IFLR European Awards 2016, and helped the White & Case team to be named by IFLR as 2016 "Restructuring Team of the Year".

Representation of Stora Enso Oyj on its tender offers to the holders of its €500 million 5% notes due 2018 and €500 million 5.5% notes due 2019.

Representation of Stora Enso Oyj as issuer on the offering of €300 million 2.125% notes due 2023 under its €4 billion euro medium-term note (EMTN) program.

Representation of Svenska Handelsbanken on the update of its US$50 billion EMTN programme.

Representation of New World Resources PLC on its sale of OKK. This deal won "2014 Industrial Goods and Basic Resources Deal of the Year" at M&A Advisor's Turnaround Awards and "Best Restructuring in CEE 2015" at the EMEA Finance Achievement Awards.