- Banking, Restructuring & Insolvency
Gawain jointly leads the restructuring and insolvency group with Duncan Lole. He rejoined the Group in 2016 from Herbert Smith Freehills, where he was based in the London office.
Gawain has wide experience in a range of sectors and advises lenders, private equity, insolvency practitioners, directors and other stakeholders in all aspects of contentious and non-contentious restructuring and insolvency. Gawain has particular expertise in complex cross-border insolvencies (including international asset recovery), the use of voluntary arrangements as a restructuring tool, and insolvent groups with significant pension deficits, having advised on some of the most high profile restructurings in recent times, involving multinational groups, national retailers and other household names.
In their words
"I am proud to be part of a team that is known for its technical and commercial skills and ability to identify and resolve the varied challenges that arise in many restructuring and insolvency assignments. When instructing Walker Morris, clients know they will always receive a first class service and that their interests always come first. For this reason, clients keep coming back to us and we are able to build long term relationships and really understand their businesses and priorities."