David Ereira is a partner in the Restructuring and Finance practice at Paul Hastings and is based in the firm's London office. Mr. Ereira's principal areas of practice are Restructuring and Insolvency, Private Equity and Acquisition Finance, and Real Estate Finance. Mr. Ereira was chairman of The Insolvency Service and was awarded an OBE for services to insolvency.
Prior to joining Paul Hastings, Mr. Ereira was a partner at Magic Circle firms.
Accolades and Recognitions
Recommended for Restructuring/Insolvency by Chambers UK 2020: 'Clients say David Ereira "brings a wealth of experience and has been there and done it all."'
Included in the 'Hall of Fame' for Restructuring and Insolvency by Legal 500 UK 2020:
"David Ereira is a very experienced and seasoned lawyer."
"Vastly experienced a creative"
"David Ereira is very calm and is always able to evaluate the situation with a tactical perspective."
Included in the "Hall of Fame" for Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency by Legal 500 UK 2020
Manchester, LL.B, 1977
Open University, BSc, MSc
Member, Financial Law Committee of the City of London Solicitors' Company
Member, HM Treasury Banking Liaison Panel
Editorial Committee, Law and Financial Markets Review
Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Member of the International Insolvency Institute
Member of the Insolvency Lawyers' Association
Restructuring and Insolvency Experience
Advised the funds responsible for the restructuring of The Co-Operative Bank in 2017
Advised New Look Retailers on its creditors voluntary arrangement in 2018
Advised Reliance Communications of India on the restructuring of its public bond debt
Advised Gulf Keystone Petroleum on its restructuring in 2016
Resolution of Banco Espirito Santo
Acting for PwC as the Administrators of Lehman Brothers International Europe
Acted on the recapitalisation of Eurobank in Greece 2015
Represented the Government of Finland on securing their participation in the sovereign debt restructurings in Greece and Spain
Resolution of Bank Snoras in Lithuania