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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

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Jenna Poulton

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Eversheds Sutherland

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Jenna is an Principal Associate in our Finance Group and specialises in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency work. She has particular experience in acting on various aspects of distressed lending, accelerated corporate disposals, financial restructuring and various aspects of both contentious and non-contentious corporate insolvency. Jenna acts for banks, asset based lenders, insolvency practitioners, LPA Receivers and corporates in a wide range of fields.

Jenna's recent experience includes:

  • Advising Administrators on the administration and disposal of an intellectual property portfolio of a major porcelain brand.
  • Advising a UK clearing bank on its options in respect of a portfolio of 8 hotels across the UK and subsequently advising the Administrators on the trading and disposal of all hotels as a going concern.
  • Advising a UK clearing bank on the solvent restructure of a £40 million loan facility in respect of a supermarket development.
  • Advising Administrators on all aspects of a contentious dispute relating to nature and extent of a statutory charge under Paragraph 99(3) of Schedule B1 to the Insolvency Act 1986 and secured over the assets of a former multi-million pound air cargo business in compulsory liquidation.

Jenna is also a member of R3 and a committee member of the R3 New Professionals West Midlands Committee.


Principal Associate

West Midlands: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Alongside a range of big-ticket insolvency work, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP also handles corporate recovery matters. Andrew Jordan advised Alix Partners as administrators of Jaeger Retail Group and the subsequent sale of its assets, and Duff & Phelps as administrators of Multi York Furniture. The firm also acts for PwC, KPMG, which it advised on its role as administrator of AMS Group, Begbies Traynor (as administrators of Assist Recruitment) and Deloitte. At principal associate, Jenna Poulton  is also a name of note, as is non-contentious specialist Laura Taylor  and real estate specialist Anne-Louise Lawrence.

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