Special Situations Expertise

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

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  • 2018
    Turnaround Award winner - The M&A Advisor
  • 100%
    transaction growth in 2017

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.

  • 190+
    global transactions in 2017
  • #3
    ranked global advisor for mid-market M&A

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
  • 5,000+
    valuations annually

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 solutions.

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

September 2018 Market Snapshot

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

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