Ben P. McCosker


"Extremely responsive and commercial" and "very good technically"
Legal 500

Visión general

Ben McCosker has extensive experience in restructuring and insolvency. A trusted advisor to financial institutions and insolvency appointment holders, Ben is known for identifying pragmatic solutions to unlock stakeholder value and achieve favorable exits from distressed situations. Ben also advises companies facing adverse creditor action, helping them navigate a path through tricky pre-insolvency situations. 



  • An ad hoc group of noteholders in relation to the US$7 billion distressed debt restructuring of Digicel Group Holdings Limited.
  • An ad hoc group of noteholders in connection with the restructuring of HK$2 billion off-shore notes issued by China Energy Reserve and Chemical s Group Capital Limited.
  • A major Singaporean multinational bank in its capacity as facility agent in connection with the enforcement of a ~US$1.5 billion syndicated loan facility secured by property located in Hong Kong.
  • Subsidiaries of Noble Group Limited in connection with parallel English and Bermuda schemes of arrangement, as well as in connection with the group's 2021 deleveraging and reorganization.


  • Notable Practitioner – Restructuring and Insolvency, Hong Kong – IFLR1000
  • Recommended – Restructuring and Insolvency, Hong Kong – The Legal 500 Hong Kong
  • Notable Practitioner – Dispute Resolution, Bermuda – Chambers and Partners 
  • Recommended – Dispute Resolution, Bermuda – The Legal 500 Caribbean 
  • Rising Star – Dispute Resolution, Bermuda – The Legal 500 Caribbean
  • "sensible, fair, commercial and across the detail" – IFLR1000


  • The University of Queensland, LLB
  • The University of Queensland, BA, Political Science


  • Australia, New South Wales
  • Bermuda