David Harding

David Harding's practice focuses on solvent and insolvent restructuring transactions, distressed acquisitions and formal insolvency proceedings. David acts for a diverse range of clients including banks, hedge funds and other creditors, debtors, and insolvency practitioners in respect of large and complex restructuring matters. He also has extensive experience acting on matters involving equity in a distressed context and new equity issuances.

As a representative sample of recent deals, he acted for the liquidators of Value Discovery Partners in the context of a restructuring and wind down of a US$1 billion fund and negotiations with Serbian banks, a leading investment bank on the acquisition of the Opal student housing portfolio and separately on the acquisition of the DFS real estate portfolio from certain administrators, and certain funds such as ESO Capital and Canyon Capital Partners on a variety of restructuring matters. [1]