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James Terry is a partner in Akin Gump's financial restructuring group. He practices in the areas of cross-border and domestic financial restructuring, workouts and insolvency, and advises clients in relation to strategic and legal issues concerning their distressed debt and special situations investments. James has broad knowledge in a range of different business sectors including telecommunications, packaging, paper, transport, mining, automotive, energy and power. James is known as the leading practitioner in the London market for Norwegian and other Scandinavian restructurings, as well as restructurings in the offshore, oil and gas and shipping sectors. His clients include hedge funds, bondholders, institutional lenders, secondary market investors and creditor committees.

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L.P.C., The College of Law, Chester, 1994; LL.B., University of Leeds, 1993.

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Restructuring/Insolvency - UK
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James Terry acts for an enviable client base including bondholders, institutional lenders and hedge funds. He is particularly noted for his niche expertise in Nordic restructuring matters.
"James Terry is exceptional at what he does; he is very strong on the Nordic market and on Nordic bonds. He is a go-to guy for many creditors - well liked and good technically."

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