Expertise

Ola advises lenders, corporate borrowers, IPs directors and other key stakeholders in relation to consensual workouts, formal insolvency processes and enforcement scenarios. 

Experience

Ola's recent experience includes:

  • Advising a private investment firm on its new money investment in connection with a chapter 11 process and a consensual restructuring in the media and oil & gas sectors respectively.
  • Advised a media and telecommunications conglomerate based in sub-Saharan Africa on its out-of-court restructuring of approximately $600m of liabilities.
  • Advising a consortium of US landlords in respect of a high-profile retail company voluntary arrangement.  
  • Providing directors' duties advice to directors of various distress corporates in the retail, leisure and technology sectors, particularly in relation to antecedent transactions.
Memberships
  • Law Society of England and Wales
  • The Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3)
Education
  • University of Leeds – LLB, Law
  • Admitted as a solicitor in England and Wales (2018)