Hannah Cooper is a lawyer in Gilbert + Tobin’s restructuring and insolvency group. Her experience includes advising financial institutions, special situations groups and distressed debt funds, insolvency practitioners, creditors and debtors on restructuring, insolvency, workouts and distressed debt transactions. She also has considerable experience in mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters.
Ms Cooper worked for leading restructuring teams at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft and Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy in London during 2017 and 2018 where she was involved in high-profile transactions, including the Seadrill Chapter 11 restructuring and workout of BMI Healthcare. Since returning to Australia, Ms Cooper has worked on a number of prominent restructuring matters, including Nyrstar, Wollongong Coal/ Jindal Steel, Blue Sky Alternative Investments, Bluewaters and Valaris.
Ms Cooper is a member of the Australian Restructurin