Bruce Rennie

Senior Associate

Bruce has experience across a broad range of finance products, particularly debt restructuring and insolvency, distressed lending, investment grade and secured corporate lending and distressed debt trading.

Bruce has regularly acted across the capital structure for all stakeholders in distressed situations and financings, including borrowers, sponsors, distressed investors, syndicate lenders, noteholders and administrative parties. Having spent three years in the firm's Dubai office, Bruce has particular experience in working on complex matters in emerging markets, having been involved in a number of the Middle East's recent major restructurings. Bruce has spent time on secondment in the distressed product groups at both Standard Chartered Bank and Deutsche Bank.

Bruce is also a member of the Insolvency Lawyers Association.

Leadership Positions And Professional Affiliations

The Law Society of Scotland



Solicitor, Scotland, 2017


LLB Law, University of Edinburgh, 2012
A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.