Charlotte is a partner in Reed Smith’s Commercial Restructuring and Bankruptcy group, based out of London. Charlotte practices in the restructuring of defaulting facilities, enforcement of security, advice to chief restructuring officers and directors of distressed companies more generally and also advises insolvency practitioners. Charlotte has detailed knowledge of the UK Special Administration regime and is currently working on a number of cross border restructurings, primarily in the shipping, energy and natural resources industries. Charlotte also works closely with the firm’s real estate group, primarily from the creditor perspective, considering the enforcement of security over UK real estate, particularly in the context of the sale and purchase of non-performing loan portfolios.
Charlotte is a Fellow of INSOL International.
Charlotte was described as “excellent” by three separate clients in IFLR 2017.
Charlotte is ranked in Chambers 2017 for Restructuring & Insolvency, where it was noted that she is able to “quickly get to the heart of an issue," according to clients, and that she “advises the directors of distressed companies and insolvency practitioners on domestic and cross-border restructurings.”
Charlotte was selected to the 2015 London Super Lawyers list: SuperLawyers.co.uk
Charlotte was recognised by Chambers UK 2014 as ""Technically brilliant and highly intellectual"
The independent legal directory, The Legal 500 UK, 2013, recommends Charlotte as “quick to identify key issues in complex enforcement scenarios.”
She was also featured in The Lawyer Hot 100 2013.