Tim Newey

Joined firm 2013. Partner since 2023.

Tim advises corporates, lenders, investors and insolvency practitioners in relation to a broad range of restructuring, refinancing and insolvency matters.

Highlights include advising:

  • Cineworld Group plc in connection with the Chapter 11 cases for its UK, US and Jersey businesses
  • Premier Oil plc on its 2021 debt restructuring discussions, which culminated in Premier’s merger with Chrysaor to create Harbour Energy and was implemented through restructuring plans, and the successful sanction of its contested schemes of arrangement in 2020
  • Virgin Group on the successful restructuring of Virgin Active, an important case in the development of the restructuring plan
  • The sole secured lender in relation to an FCA-regulated consumer credit business which entered administration in 2023
  • A syndicate of secured lenders in relation to a co-living business which entered administration in 2021
  • AlixPartners on contingency planning for the compulsory liquidation of Thomas Cook plc
  • Interserve plc on the development and implementation of its 2019 deleveraging plan, which was implemented through a pre-packaged administration