Penelope Jensen

Partner, New York

“I focus on creditors’ rights and debt restructurings both in and out of court, aiming to provide clear, decisive and commercially focused advice to help clients achieve the best outcome in challenging financial situations.”

Overview

Professional Experience

Education and qualifications

Overview

Penelope Jensen is a partner in Linklaters’ U.S. Restructuring & Insolvency practice. She advises administrative agents, steering committees, individual lenders and other credit providers facing bankruptcy and insolvency-related issues on complex credits of all sizes, with particular expertise in chapter 11 proceedings and out-of-court restructurings.

Work highlights
  • Advising Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank as revolving/LC agent and collateral agent under the prepetition, DIP, and exit credit facilities in the chapter 11 cases of McDermott International, Inc.
  • Advising a group of financial institutions as secured lenders in the multi-jurisdictional wind-down of Global Brands Group.
  • Advising Citibank, N.A. as administrative agent to the RBL lenders in the chapter 11 cases of Chisholm Oil and Gas Operating, LLC.
  • Advising Citibank, N.A. as administrative agent and collateral agent to the RBL lenders in the chapter 11 cases of Lonestar Resources Inc.
  • Advising Sercel Holding SA as the successful bidder of the software business in the chapter 11 cases of Ion Geophysical Corporation, a global technology company.

Professional Experience

Penelope has been recognized as an “Up and Coming” practitioner in Chambers USA 2022: Bankruptcy/Restructuring - New York, as well as a “Rising Star” in IFLR1000.

 

Education and qualifications

Penelope studied accounting and finance at Hofstra University and holds a Juris Doctor from St. John’s University School of Law.