Levine Keszler advises its clients, French or foreign industrial companies and investment funds in case of restructuring of their debts during French amicable bankruptcy proceedings (mandat ad’hoc, conciliation) or during safeguard proceedings, judicial reorganization (redressement judiciaire) or liquidation (liquidation judiciaire).
Given their expertise in banking and finance, M&A and Private Equity, Levine Keszler’s lawyers provide their clients with cross-disciplinary advises in restructuring and bankruptcy issues. In addition, Levine Keszler has strong relationship with UK and US based firm and therefore can handle cross-border issues which are often essential for restructuring and bankruptcy matters.
Levine Keszler lawyers’ expertise allows them to be creative, aggressive, when need be, and mobile in all their restructuring and bankruptcy matters, in particular they can:
- Advise clients on the global strategy in case of cash flow or financial issues and breach of the financial covenants;
- Help clients in their relationship with the French receivers (administrateurs judiciaires);
- Negotiate the settlement agreements and prepack, as the case may be;
- Follow up with the clients in case of judicial reorganization (redressement judiciaire) or liquidation (liquidation judiciaire).
Assisting a French industrial group in the automobile sector with respect to the pre-insolvency agreement with its debtor (2023)
Assisting a French industrial group in the media sector with respect to the pre-insolvency agreement with its debtor (2023)
Assisting Avolon with respect to the insolvency proceeding of Lion (2022)
Assisting a trustee (fiduciaire) with respect to the pre-insolvency procedure of a real estate developer which shares were owned by the trustee (2022)
Assisting Treves with respect to the restructuring of its banking and bond debt (53M€) (2023)
Assisting a French industrial group in the media with respect to the refinancing of its intra-group debt (120M€) (since 2018)