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Schemes of Arrangement and Corporate Reconstruction

  • 06 Jul 2017
  • 12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
  • HKUST Business School Central, Room 1501-02, 15/F Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong


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The HKCCA’s Executive Committee invites you to the following presentation, hosted by Harneys.

Food and drinks will be provided. 1 Law Society of Hong Kong CPD point has been accredited. New York and California Approved Jurisdiction policy may apply.

TOPIC: Schemes of Arrangement and Corporate Reconstruction:

Outside Court
- Mergers and consolidations
- Squeeze outs
- "Substantial" dispositions
- Dissenters
- Creditors’ arrangements

Court based
- Schemes of arrangement
- Plans of arrangement

SPEAKERS: Nick Hoffman, Partner and Ellie Crespi, Partner, Harneys.

Nick regularly advises banks, multinational corporations and financial services professionals in areas including insolvency and restructuring, trust litigation, financial services litigation, company disputes and fraud.

A barrister by training, Nick had been a partner of another Cayman Islands law firm since 2013 where he led the litigation and dispute resolution department. Nick is a highly skilled and experienced advocate who spent more than 10 years at the London Bar. He has extensive experience of commercial litigation, insolvency and cross-border disputes. 

Ellie Crespi is a partner in Harneys’ Hong Kong office where she advises on British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands law. She is a member of the firm’s Finance & Corporate departments and the Asia Restructuring Unit.

Ellie advises leading onshore law firms, major international financial institutions and listed and private companies. She specialises in debt and equity financing and has advised on LBOs, margin financings, pre-export credit finance deals, credit derivative swaps, takeover financings, IPOs, take-private financings, aircraft and ship finance deals, s144 and Reg S bond issuances, MTN programmes, convertible bonds, acquisition finance, property finance and general corporate lending. Ellie also advises on financial and corporate restructurings and general corporate matters including special offshore products such as statutory mergers and continuations.


Date: Thursday, 06 July 2017
Time: 12:30 PM for registration and light lunch
01:00 PM to 02:00 PM for presentations
Location:  HKUST Business School Central, Room 1501-02, 15/F Hong Kong Club Building, 3A Chater Road, Central, Hong Kong
RSVP:  Please register your attendance online no later than Tuesday, 04 July 2017. If you register but are then unable to attend, please email events@hkcca.net and tell us so that other members on any waitlist may attend.

If you have any suggestions for topics or speakers for future HKCCA events, please let us know at events@hkcca.net.

Please note this event is exclusively for HKCCA members. If you are not an HKCCA member but you want to attend this presentation, you need to successfully apply for membership at www.hkcca.net and pay the membership fee before registering for the event. If you have any membership queries, please contact HKCCA Secretariat on info@hkcca.net or (852) 2516 7007.

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