Latham recognized as European Finance Team of the Year.
Alexandra Bigot is a partner in the Paris office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Restructuring & Special Situations Practice.
Ms. Bigot is recognized for her comprehensive approach to the strategic challenges faced by her clients in the event of financial difficulties, enabling her to ensure the protection of their interests in delicate contexts such as multi-jurisdictional restructurings. Ms. Bigot regularly advises debtors, sponsors and hedge funds, with a particular focus on distressed leveraged buyouts (LBO) (including loan-to-own strategies). She also advises strategic buyers, hedge funds, and recovery funds seeking investment opportunities in insolvency proceedings and out-of-court restructuring cases.
Ms. Bigot also gained specific experience as an investment director in a private equity fund.
Ms. Bigot is a member of the highly recognized International Insolvency Institute, comprising experienced and respected practitioners, academics, judges, and financial industry professionals around the world.
Ms. Bigot is a member of the Association de retournement des Entreprises (ARE).
Named by IFLR1000 in its Women Leaders list, an elite ranking of the 300 leading female transactional attorneys in local markets globally, in 2021 and 2022.
“Technically one of the best in the Parisian market,” reports one impressed client, while another praises her commercial awareness and notes that she has “financial and operational sensitivity.” Chambers France 2020
Since 2012, Ms. Bigot has been ranked by Chambers Europe in Band 1 among leading individuals practicing in Restructuring & Insolvency in France.
Named Structured Finance Lawyer of the Year. Best Lawyers 2014/2015/2017
Named Lawyer of the Year (Avocat de l’Année) for the Restructuring Practice in France. Option Droit & Affaires 2018