Laurence Jacques is a partner at Vandenbulke, leading the corporate and insolvency practice. She specialises in corporate and acquisition finance, M&A, domestic and cross-border insolvencies and restructurings, venture capital and private equity. 

She is regularly appointed by Luxembourg courts as liquidator for investment funds or financial companies in distress and has been appointed as bankruptcy receiver of listed company Espirito Santo Financial Group, the holding company of the banking arm of Group Espirito Santo.

Ms Jacques has specific experience of advising financial institutions, lenders, investors, alternative capital providers, asset-based lenders and private equity funds on borrowings, new lending, restructurings, workouts and enforcements of debt and equity positions. She provides strategic advice in the enforcement process of loans to servicers, sellers of loans and mortgage-backed securities as well as to investors owning or acquiring stressed or distressed assets.