James Maltby is an experienced senior associate in the London Business Restructuring and Insolvency team. James' practice focuses on advising senior and junior lenders on syndicated and bi-lateral restructuring transactions, debt and equity re-organisations, schemes of arrangement, contingency planning and enforcement strategies, in both cross-border and domestic situations. James is experienced in advising administrators on pre-packaged administration sales and trading insolvencies generally. James has also taken a lead role on a number of loan portfolio transactions, acting for both sellers and purchasers, and has extensive experience in advising clients on all aspects of distressed debt trading.
Acting for the vendor on a sale of a portfolio of c€5bn face value UK and Irish commercial real estate loans comprising 1000+ individual assets.
Advising a pan-European syndicate of lenders on the restructuring of lending to the hotel chain InterContinental Hotel.
Advising a major UK bank on their disposal of a portfolio of £250m UK and European leverage loan assets to a global investment bank.