AREA OF PRACTICE

Special Situations & Distressed Debt

Biography

Lucy Hartland is an associate in the Special Situations & Distressed Debt Group.

Lucy was Trainee Solicitor at Brown Rudnick before she joined as an associate in 2019. Prior to joining the firm, Lucy worked for an oil & gas contractor assisting in the tendering process for and negotiation of high value oil and gas construction contracts in Europe.

Representation

Real Estate Finance / SS&T

Acted for Queensgate Investments on its c. £1bn acquisition of four central London hotels from the Grange Hotels group and leasing to the Fattal Group.

Acted for Queensgate Investments on its sale of London Executive Offices, a serviced office business, to a family office for £475m.

Restructuring

Represented a West African Government (Ministry of Finance) and a wholly owned national airline company in connection with debt restructuring and operational restructuring, with a view to future privatization/recapitalization.

Education

BPP Law School – LPC, 2015
University of Sussex – Law LLB (Hons) – 2:1, 2014
Esher College – 2011

Bar Admissions

England & Wales
Publications
Co-author, HMRC primacy: Out with the old, in with the… older?, Global Restructuring Review, March 2020
Co-author, "The Seven Year Itch", hubbis, 2018