Lottie Pyper Called to the Bar 2017

Lottie joined South Square as a tenant in October 2018.

She has experience of all of Chambers’ core areas of practice, including domestic and cross-border insolvency, restructuring, banking and finance, company law, commercial litigation, offshore and bankruptcy.

Lottie frequently attends hearings in the High Court and the County Court. She has acted as sole counsel in numerous applications made under the Insolvency Act 1986, including both corporate and personal insolvency.

Lottie has particular experience of schemes of arrangement. She appeared as junior counsel for the company in Noble Group Limited [2018] EWHC 2911 (Ch) and [2018] EWHC 3092 (Ch); for both companies in NN2 Newco Limited; Politus B.V. [2019] EWHC 1917 (Ch) and [2019] EWHC 2532 (Ch); and is currently assisting with the solvent scheme of arrangement and Part VII transfer proposed by The Equitable Life Assurance Society.

Other recent instructions as junior counsel include: appearing in an application made by Welcome Financial Services Limited; advising on the restructuring of Steinhoff International Holdings NV; advising an insurance company about servicing its EU business after Brexit and acting for an offshore regulator in an application in relation to Solvency II.

Between April 2019 and July 2019 Lottie completed a secondment at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP.

Lottie holds a First Class degree in English Literature from Oxford University and a Distinction on the Graduate Diploma in Law from City University. She was called to the Bar as a Bedingfield Scholar, Gray’s Inn’s most prestigious award.

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