Special Situations & Restructuring Advisory

Our professionals support businesses and their creditors, advisors and other stakeholders during periods of financial challenge, restructuring or unique circumstances.

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  • 230+
    global transactions in 2020
  • ~8,800
    valuations annually

Collaborative Approach to Resolving Unique Challenges

We put our collective industry depth, international access and debt capital markets insight to work for our clients and have completed over 150 special situation transactions with over $100 billion of debt restructured. Together, we focus on driving consensual resolution of complex issues. In addition, our professionals leverage extensive lender relationships to deliver strategic, bespoke financing alternatives for clients facing unique business challenges requiring structured or specialized financing solutions.

Areas of Focus

  • General advisory / restructuring alternatives
  • Covenant waivers and amendments
  • Consent solicitations / exchange and tender offers
  • Pre-packaged / pre-arranged Chapter 11 cases
  • Traditional Chapter 11 reorganizations
  • Rights offerings
  • Valuation and expert testimony

Partnering with Lincoln

Gain confidence from knowing a team you can trust has evaluated the strategic alternatives for your situation. Our clients know that partnering with Lincoln means they’ll receive senior-level attention and uniquely tailored advisory for restructuring and other special situations.

We combine our extensive restructuring experience with an industry-leading M&A platform, deep industry knowledge, access to foreign investors, firsthand access to the traditional capital markets through Lincoln’s Debt Advisory Group, and strong relationships with private equity clients through Lincoln’s Financial Sponsors Group to achieve excellent results for our clients.

We attempt to pursue a consensual resolution to complex challenges while maintaining effective advocacy for our clients’ interest.
Alexander Stevenson
Managing Director, Lincoln International

Insights & Publications

Analyzing Automotive Investment Opportunities in a Volatile Environment

Experts in the automotive supply sector from Lincoln International and Conway MacKenzie host a panel discussion providing valuable insights regarding the current industry outlook and recovery underway, issues unique to… Read More

Lincoln International and Latham & Watkins Discuss Capital Infusion Transactions

Chris Gregory, a Managing Director in Lincoln’s Valuations & Opinions Group and head of the Fairness & Solvency Opinion Practice is joined by Alex Stevenson, Managing Director and Co-Head of… Read More

Does a Correction Loom? Why This Time Wouldn’t Look Anything Like 2008

It’s been a bumpy ride of late as 2018 fades into the rearview mirror and we charge ahead into 2019. From see-sawing public debt and equity markets, the government shutdown,… Read More

September 2018 Market Snapshot

Lincoln International’s Special Situations Group is pleased to present its Market Snapshot for September 2018.

Meet Our Senior Team with Special Situations Expertise