Adam Al-Attar Called to the Bar 2007

Adam specialises in insolvency and restructuring, banking and financial services, and the law of trusts.

Adam has had substantial experience of bank and fund insolvencies. He has acted in relation to the insolvencies of Lehman Brothers, MF Global and Madoff feeder funds.  He has appeared in the leading contested restructuring cases of IMO Car WashApcoa and Ocean Rig and has a substantial restructuring practice in the UK and offshore jurisdictions.

Adam is ranked in Band 1 in Chambers UK for restructuring and insolvency, and in Band 3 for financial services. In 2014, he was recognised as the Insolvency and Restructuring Junior of the Year at the UK Bar Awards.  His entry in the 2017 edition Chambers UK described Adam as a: “Standout junior exhibiting great strength in bank and fund insolvencies. He regularly attracts instructions in headline cases and demonstrates notable skill in contested restructurings.

The 2017 edition of the Legal 500 recorded the follow comments from clients about Adam: ‘He works efficiently and effectively, and is an excellent advocate.’  He is ‘very hardworking and always tremendously well prepared.

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