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Insolvency and Business Recoveries Solicitors

Insolvency & Business Recoveries

Insolvency & Business Recoveries

As a creditor led practice, our specialist team advise on insolvency procedures to ensure our sophisticated creditor clients maximise recoveries and/or ensure insolvency practitioners are appointed to make sure that the affairs of insolvent debtors (individuals or companies) are properly investigated to ensure asset recovery actions against associated individuals (including directors) and third parties are pursued thoroughly to maximise the return to creditors. Our insolvency law and practice experts are able to draw on the wider firm to provide tailored advice to our clients who include insolvency practitioners, creditors, debtors, business stakeholders and individuals.

Advising on both corporate and personal insolvency in both transactional and litigation work, the team offers practical, commercial and cost effective advice in a timely manner both in the UK and for those of you overseas with UK interests.

Our team is committed to providing tailored advice, using all of our skills and experience, to offer practical, effective guidance and support throughout the whole insolvency process. We are able to offer flexible fees in certain circumstances and will manage your case with both sensitivity and discretion.

chambers and partners uk 2018

Chambers and Partners UK 2018 Leading firm

What the team is known for Dedicated South Coast insolvency team known for its expertise in non-contentious matters. Assists insolvency practitioners with a full range of matters including administrations and liquidations. Also known for its work on restructurings and turnarounds for lenders and corporate groups.

Strengths Sources note: “Their response times and knowledge base are second to none.”

THE LEGAL 500 REVIEW

Legal 500 Leading Firm uk 2017
Lester Aldridge LLP’s insolvency and corporate recovery lawyers Nick Keitley and Melia Hirst ‘are a dependable team’ whose ‘response times and knowledge are second to none’. The practice mainly advises practitioners during trading administrations and liquidations, but also handles insolvent business sales, voluntary arrangements, receiverships and insolvency strategies.

Meet the Insolvency and Business Recoveries team

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Jun
2018

You may have heard the news today about House of Fraser announcing a planned Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA) which if approved, will see the closure of 31 of its 59 stores.

Carillion
Jan
2018

It has been reported this morning that Carillion plc, the UK’s second-largest construction company and a key government contractor along with other group companies, have been unsuccessful in their discussions with stakeholders for a turnaround plan.

Automation Reduces Risk of The Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims Non-compliance
May
2017

The latest revision to the Pre-action Protocol for Debt Claims (PAP) will come into force on 01 October 2017. The PAP applies to any business claiming payment of a debt from an individual and describes the conduct that the Court will expect from those parties prior to issuing a Claim Form.

insolvency rules
Apr
2017

Today sees the introduction of the long-awaited new insolvency rules

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