Alexander Snell | London | Hogan Lovells

Alexander Snell

Senior Associate Corporate & Finance




Alexander Snell
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Alex has a broad experience across both the restructuring and insolvency spheres, having worked on mandates relating to both formal and informal debt restructuring, as well as the various insolvency related procedures. He has advised insolvency practitioners and appointees, secured and unsecured creditors, debtors and directors on the various stages of the restructuring and insolvency process. Alex also experience advising on M&A related matters (both distressed and otherwise), and general commercial disputes. 

Representative experience

Advising a Global Retail Conglomerate and affiliates in relation to the cross-border restructuring of various litigation and contingent liabilities by way of several formal restructuring processes

High End Fashion Retailer, advising the administrators in relation to their appointment and the subsequent successful sale of the underlying business

Advising a High Street Fashion Retailer in relation to its approx. £1b debt restructuring by inter-conditional schemes of arrangement and concurrent pre-pack sale as part of a debt-for-equity swap

Advising the investment board of a UAE based sovereign wealth fund on restructuring options for a joint venture investment, and directors’ duties and responsibilities for its nominee directors

ASX Listed Telecommunications Company, advising the company in relation to its contested A$750m merger with another listed telecommunications company by way of scheme of arrangement

Multinational Technology Company, advising the company in relation to its A$350m acquisition of an ASX listed entity by way of scheme of arrangement 

Advised Court appointed liquidators of a complicated web of property developments in relation to recovery options, winding up matters, interpretation of corporate trust arrangements and set off issues

Advised the receivers, managers and secured creditor of a property development in Western Australia, including the investigation into the operations of the development, and advice on recovery options


  • BA (Law) LLB, University of Notre Dame, 2013
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Australia
Court admissions
  • Supreme Court of Western Australia
  • High Court of Australia