Will is an associate in the Firm's Banking Group, focusing on complex financial restructurings and insolvencies. Will is currently on secondment to the Firm's New York office.
Will has extensive experience advising companies, insolvency practitioners, banks, investment funds and other financial institutions on cross-border restructurings and distressed debt investments. His experience also includes involvement in leveraged finance transactions, general bank lending and capital markets transactions, litigation and arbitration.
Will spent nine months on secondment to the legal department at Goldman Sachs from 2015 to 2016, advising on private credit, private equity and restructuring transactions.
Represented the co-ordinating committee of senior lenders in the restructuring through US chapter 11 proceedings of Seadrill Limited, one of the world's largest offshore drilling companies.
Investment Fund Matters
Represented the Agent on the restructuring of the APCOA Parking Group, which was implemented through a scheme of arrangement.
Represented GSO Capital Partners on the €215 million refinancing of the indebtedness of KP1, a leading French manufacturer of high performance prefabricated concrete products.
Represented Magyar Telecom BV, a holding company of Invitel ZRT, the Hungarian telecoms company, on the restructuring of its €345 million high yield bonds.
Co-author of "The Lehman Brothers Administration: Scheme to the Rescue", White & Case, August 2018
Acknowledged co-author of "Schemes of Arrangement in Corporate Restructuring" by Christian Pilkington, Sweet & Maxwell, July 2017
Co-author of "The Cooperative Bank's Restructuring: Will This Be a Case of Lessons Learned?", Pratt's Journal of Bankruptcy Law, July/August 2013
Co-author of "Exclusion Clauses, Navigating the Minefield", White & Case Energy Series, December 2012