Hannah Davies

Restructuring, Special Situations


Hannah Davies, senior associate, acts for a broad range of clients, including banks, funds and corporates, on finance and restructuring matters. She has recently advised on matters in the travel, retail and pharmaceutical sectors and has spent time working in both London and Singapore. 


  • Seconded to the HSBC Global Banking Special Credit Unit for nine months, where she assisted on a range of distressed finance and restructuring matters both on an advisory and a credit and negotiation basis.
  • Acted for an Ad Hoc Committee of Bondholders on the restructuring of US$1.2 billion of notes backed by loans made to various airlines, including Etihad Airways, Air Serbia, Air Seychelles, Alitalia, Air Berlin and Jet Airways and on the administration of Air Seychelles.
  • Acted for a lender syndicate on the restructuring of a distressed business in the pharmaceuticals sector.
  • Represented an Asian airline in connection with its restructuring (one of the largest restructurings ever undertaken by a national carrier).*
  • Acted for the buyer in a series of secondary distressed debt trades in an aggregate amount of US$70m in connection with the restructuring of a UAE entity.

Compétences et Secteurs liés


  • Listed as a key lawyer for Islamic Finance - Legal 500


  • University of Law, Moorgate, LPC
  • University of Bristol, LLB

Inscription au Barreau

  • England and Wales