Sid Pepels advises and litigates on cross-border insolvency law, with a focus on complex restructurings and insolvency proceedings, including suspensions of payment and bankruptcies. He regularly assists court-appointed trustees and administrators in cross-border insolvencies and restructurings.
The high-profile cases on which Sid has recently advised include the bankruptcy proceeding of Intertoys (the leading Dutch toys retailer), the Oi restructuring (the Dutch finance vehicle of the Brazilian telecom giant), and PaperlinX Holdings B.V. (a global paper distributor).
Sid is currently conducting Ph.D. research at the Radboud University, where his research focuses on cross-border restructurings of multinational groups of companies under the EU Recast Insolvency Regulation.
Prior to joining Jones Day, Sid was an associate at a global law firm, where, among other things, he advised on the acquisition of a large distressed real estate portfolio.
- January 2020
De WHOA als instrument voor (grensoverschrijdende) groepsherstructureringen, Maandblad voor Ondernemingsrecht 2020/1-2
- March 9, 2019
Kronieken Vermogensrecht 2018-2019, Advocatenblad 2019/7, p. 61-80
- October 2018
Het internationaal insolventierecht in beweging, Tijdschrift voor Insolventierecht 2018/51
- September 2018
Kronieken Vermogensrecht 2017-2018, Advocatenblad
Publications Prior to Jones Day
Companies in financial distress and the position of their employees under labor law (Ondernemingen in financiële moeilijkheden en de arbeidsrechtelijke positie van hun werknemers) - a research report by the Research Centre Business & Law of the Radboud University (April 2016)
- Radboud University (currently earning a Ph.D. in Insolvency Law with expected graduation in 2022; Research Master in Business & Law [LL.M.] 2015)