Rebecca Walker > Lester Aldridge LLP > Southampton, England > Lawyer Profile

Lester Aldridge LLP
SO15 2EU

Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency


Rebecca Walker is a Partner in the Restructuring & Insolvency team.

Rebecca has worked at various top City and regional practices. She has also completed a 6-month secondment to a hedge fund and a short secondment to a German law firm.

Rebecca handles complex restructuring and insolvencies, often involving an international or regulatory element. She is experienced in insolvency transactions (including pre-packaged administration sales), providing strategic advice to companies and their directors in financial difficulty and advising secured lenders on the enforcement of their security. She also regularly advises on how to structure corporate transactions and commercial arrangements to protect against counterparty insolvency risk.

In addition to the above, Rebecca is well known for her expertise in solvent restructurings, including section 110 demergers and members’ voluntary liquidations.

Lawyer Rankings

South East > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

(Leading individuals)

Rebecca WalkerLester Aldridge LLP

Lester Aldridge LLP houses an ‘extremely knowledgeable‘ team in Southampton, which frequently assists creditors affected by the insolvency of another, and insolvency practitioners on procedural court applications and group simplification projects. Practice head Rebecca Walker has varied experience in solvent restructurings and the returning of assets to shareholders via voluntary liquidations, in addition to distressed restructuring issues. The ‘vastly knowledgeableNick Keitley is particularly adept at acting for clients in the charity, marine and hospitality sectors in turnarounds, while Matthew Barrow acts as the firm’s managing partner and also advises on the disposal of properties by office holders of insolvent estates, and the enforcement of security through administration and receiver appointments.