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Paul Bagon

Paul Bagon specialises in all aspects of international and domestic special situations, financial restructurings, recapitalisations, fundraisings, private credit market and direct lending mandates, corporate turnarounds and insolvencies.

Paul has extensive experience advising companies, debt providers and individuals in relation to the full spectrum of special situations, direct lending financings, fundraising, capital management and restructuring matters. 

He regularly represents all types of stakeholders across capital structures, including sponsors, company boards, funds, lenders, bondholders, ad hoc committees, insolvency practitioners and creditors.

Paul also advises clients in relation to complex international business law matters, regulatory and contentious cases, capital transfers, cross-border asset recovery mandates and enforcement strategies.

Paul is frequently invited to speak on industry and professional panels and webinars, has lectured at the UCL LLM and has authored numerous articles and publications.

Directory Quotes

"Paul Bagon provides very practical and to the point advice." - Legal 500 UK 2023

"Paul Bagon provides very practical and to the point advice." - Legal 500 2022

"Paul Bagon is an absolute joy to work with." - The Legal 500 UK 2021
Recommended - The Legal 500 UK 2021

Relevant work

  • Independent Scheme Assessor to Amigo Loans First Scheme of Arrangement
  • The Sponsor in relation to multi-site care home restructuring 
  • UK and international borrowers under various private credit market and direct lending arrangements
  • An oil and gas service company on its comprehensive restructuring and recapitalisation through a debt for equity swap 
  • An FCA regulated broker-dealer on all aspects of its successful turnaround
  • Various ad hoc bondholder groups 
  • Restructurings arising from S.166 reviews
  • Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. in relation to various UK and International restructuring and workout matters
  • The special administrators of MF Global UK Limited in relation to and following  the first ever filing under the UK Special Administration Regime


  • Insolvency Lawyers Association
  • R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals