Henri Cazala

Restructuring & Insolvency

PARTNER (not member of the AARPI)
CONTACT
_+33 1 42 99 22 22
_cazala@bdgs-associes.com
DISTINCTIONS
Henri Cazala is cited as a “Next generation partner” in the “Insolvency” section of the Legal 500, which describes him as “a very rigorous, responsive and inventive lawyer”.
EDUCATION
Master’s Degree in Private International Law and International Trade Law, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (2009)
Master’s Degree in Private Law, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (2008)
LANGUAGES
French / English

PARTNER (not member of the AARPI)
CONTACT
_+33 1 42 99 22 22
_cazala@bdgs-associes.com
DISTINCTIONS
Henri Cazala is cited as a “Next generation partner” in the “Insolvency” section of the Legal 500, which describes him as “a very rigorous, responsive and inventive lawyer”.
EDUCATION
Master’s Degree in Private International Law and International Trade Law, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (2009)
Master’s Degree in Private Law, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne (2008)
LANGUAGES
French / English

Admitted to the Paris Bar (2011).

Henri Cazala is partner in BDGS Associés’s Restructuring & Insolvency practice.

After beginning his career in a French law firm, he spent six years at Weil Gotshal & Manges and one year at Herbert Smith Freehills. He joined BDGS Associés as partner in 2020.

He advises debtors, shareholders, investors and creditors on debt restructurings, distressed M&A and insolvency proceedings. In that capacity he has been involved over the past few years in several major restructurings, including cross-border restructurings, in various industries (heavy industry, business events, hospitality, food & beverage, e-commerce, financial services, press and publishing, retail, etc.).

He is a member of the Association pour le Retournement des Entreprises (French turnaround association) and of Insol Europe.