Marc Orval

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Marc Orval is a partner in the firm’s Finance department and heads the Restructuring, Insolvency and Distressed Situations group based in Amsterdam since 2022. He has extensive experience in debt restructurings and special situations / leveraged financings.
Having spent five years in London as the firm’s co-head of the London office, Marc enjoys making easy the complexity of cross-border and international deals.
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  • Work highlights

    Recent deals include: 

    • McDermott – advising the company on its financial restructuring implemented through parallel Dutch WHOA and UK Restructuring Plan proceedings
    • Schoeller Alibert – advising the company on its refinancing of outstanding financial indebtedness
    • Scotch & Soda – advising Blue Star Alliance on its purchase of the Scotch & Soda brand out of bankruptcy
    • Royal IHC – advising a group of lenders supporting Royal IHC’s restructuring plan through Dutch WHOA proceedings
    • The Learning Network – advising the company on its financial restructuring and sale to a new investor
    • Pierre & Vacances / Center Parcs – advising the financial creditors on the recapitalisation of holiday resorts parks P&V and Center Parcs
    • Curaeos - advising the senior lenders on the financial restructuring of Curaeos, a network of dental clinics and labs in continental Europe
    • Selecta - advising the noteholders and lenders on the recapitalisation of the Selecta group, which was implemented through a scheme of arrangement procedure under the U.K. Companies Act 2006 at the High Court in London;
    • Royal IHC - advising a syndicate of banks in the restructuring of the Royal IHC group;
  • What others say
    • ‘technically excellent and his views are considered and well-presented’
      The Legal 500 2024
    • Marc Orval, Teun Struyken, Jinne van Belle, Saskia Heumakers and Lenneke de Baar are easy to approach, good communicators and have supported us in negotiating good results. The short lines of communication sets them apart.’
      The Legal 500 2024
    • ‘recognised for his experience assisting clients with financial restructuring’
      Chambers Europe 2024
    • 'trusted adviser, who is always calm and collected.'
      Chambers Europe 2022
    • 'Marc Orval brought together a great team from Nauta to support the bank and was able to link both workstreams effortlessly.'
      The Legal 500 2022
    • 'Marc Orval is a great coordinator and is always on top of the issues.'
      The Legal 500 2022
    • 'trusted adviser, who is always calm and collected.'
      Chambers Europe 2022
    • 'a very good overall sense of any given deal and manages things very calmly and effectively.'
      Chambers Europe 2021
    • 'to have a cool, calm head like Marc Orval is a major advantage.'
      Chambers Europe 2021
  • Qualifications

    Marc graduated in 2007 from Radboud University Nijmegen and joined NautaDutilh in 2012 after having spent a few years at another international law firm. He was seconded to ABN AMRO's Financial Restructuring & Recovery's team for seven months in 2013 and completed the post-graduate INSOLAD/Grotius course cum laude in 2014.

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