Conyers Dill & Pearman acted as Bermuda counsel to Noble Group Limited (the “Company”) on its award-winning global restructuring which won the 2019 IFLR Asia Pacific Award “Restructuring Deal of the Year”. This was a highly complex transaction involving parallel schemes of arrangement in England and Bermuda, the appointment of a provisional liquidator in Bermuda to transfer the assets of the Company to Noble Group Holdings Limited, and Chapter 15 proceedings in the United States.
The Company provides supply chain management services. It offers logistics and transportation, price risk management and hedging, processing and blending, and structured and trade financing solutions. It was founded in 1987 and is headquartered in London, England.
Partner David Lamb led a cross-border team comprising Hong Kong-based Partner Flora Wong, Legal Managers Beverly Cheung, Rita Leung and Rowan Wu and Associates Angie Chu, Charissa Ball, Hollia Lam, Felicity Lee, Cathryn Minors and Ryan McConvey and also Bermuda-based Director and Chairman Christian Luthi, Director Jeffrey Elkinson and Associate Rhys Williams. Conyers worked on the transaction alongside Akin Gump (London), Allen & Gledhill (Singapore), Kirkland & Ellis (Hong Kong and London) and White & Case (Hong Kong).