Neil Lupton

Neil Lupton

Partner

T +1 345 914 4286
M +1 345 525 8027
E neil.lupton@walkersglobal.com

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Neil Lupton is based in Walkers' Cayman Islands office and is a partner in the Global Insolvency & Dispute Resolution Group.  Neil specialises in complex cross border restructurings, contentious and non-contentious insolvencies and distressed situations, advising existing stakeholders and creditors, debtors, private equity and hedge funds, insolvency practitioners and other advisors. Neil also has broad experience in general contentious matters.

Neil qualified as an English solicitor in 1999 and moved to Walkers in the Cayman Islands in 2003. Neil was promoted to partner in 2006.

Admitted In:
British Virgin Islands
Cayman Islands
England and Wales (not practising)

Qualifications:
Law Degree, Newcastle University, England

2019 Legal 500 -  Leading Individuals - Dispute Resolution - "Neil Lupton is 'very commercial and practical as well as being good at stakeholder management'"

2018 Chambers Global Guide - (Dispute Resolution) A Notable Practitioner. "Sources praise him as "a top-level lawyer." A peer noted: "His forte is restructuring and he is very good at it. I have always rated him highly over the years." Another source added: "Commercially, he is incredibly switched-on."

2018 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution - "Neil Lupton, ‘brings gravitas and a cool head to any situation’."

2017 Who's Who Legal, Leading Individual: Asset Recovery

2017 Who's Who Legal, Leading Individual: Restructuring & Insolvency

2017 Chambers Global Guide - (Dispute Resolution) A Notable Practitioner.

2017 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution

2016 Who's Who Legal, Leading Individual: Restructuring & Insolvency

2016 Who's Who Legal, Leading Individual: Asset Recovery

2016 - Chambers Global Guide – (Dispute Resolution) A Notable Practitioner. "A respected specialist in insolvency and corporate recovery, Lupton is described by clients as 'incredibly commercial,' and an adviser who 'inspires confidence' in challenging circumstances."

2016 Legal 500 - Recommended Lawyer - Dispute Resolution

2015 International Who's Who of Asset Recovery Lawyers

2015 - Chambers Global Guide – (Dispute Resolution) A Notable Practitioner. 'Insolvency and restructuring expert Neil Lupton is "an excellent lawyer who inspires confidence when you are looking for direction and assistance - we have trust in him," one client enthused. Others also note his "very commercial application of the law and engaging style."'

Neil is the only lawyer in private practice in the Caribbean who has been admitted into the International Insolvency Institute.

Neil is a member of INSOL, R3, the American Bankruptcy Institute and the Cayman Islands Law Society.

Neil is also a member of the Editorial Board – International Corporate Rescue ​

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