Kit Johnson | London | Hogan Lovells

Kit Johnson

Partner Corporate & Finance

Languages

English

Johnson Kit

Kit Johnson
Johnson Kit
  • Overview
  • Experience
  • Credentials
  • Insights and events
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'very responsive, commercial and pragmatic'

Legal 500 UK (2019)

Kit Johnson practices within our Debt Capital Markets team. Kit has extensive experience advising corporate trustees across the whole spectrum of capital markets, structured finance and other debt products. Regarded as a market leading practice, our trustee team helps our clients on both new issuance and post-issuance matters, with a particular aptitude for guiding trustees involved with distressed debt situations and inter-creditor disputes.

Legal 500 UK has described Kit as 'professional, prudent and outgoing' and states that he 'shows deep understanding of trustees' .Chambers UK  states that Kit offers 'excellent technical skills' combined with a 'good commercial approach'.

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'very responsive, commercial and pragmatic'

Legal 500 UK (2019)

Representative experience

Advising the trustee of the U.S.$12.5bn Dante MISOP Programme which collapsed following the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers.
Advising the trustee of the defaulted £638m Commercial Mortgage Backed Notes issued by Titan Europe 2007-1 (NHP) Limited.
Advising the trustee on the restructuring of the outstanding debt of Towergate Finance PLC under an English law Scheme of Arrangement.
Advising the trustee in relation to the defaulted bonds issued by Bakrie Telecom, including advising with respect to the Indonesian bankruptcy (PKPU) process.

Credentials

Education
  • LPC, The College of Law, London, 1997
  • CPE, City, University of London, 1995
  • Politics and International Relations, University of Southampton, 1994