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Insolvency Litigation

We have an experienced team of solicitors specialising in all aspects of insolvency litigation.  Our client base includes a large number of insolvency practitioners and individuals alike and so we have the benefit of experiencing such disputes from both sides.

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Some of the areas that we regularly assist clients with include:

  • bringing and defending winding up petitions;
  • setting aside statutory demands;
  • director disqualifications;
  • misfeasance claims and breach of directors’ duties; and
  • director loan and unlawful dividend claims.

Members of our team have additional specialist qualifications in insolvency specialists, such as the CPI and are able to demonstrate a wealth of practical experience and expertise in insolvency issues.

Claims for breach of directors duties continue to be on the increase, no doubt due to the difficult financial times.  Experienced solicitors with the expertise to bring and defend such claims is a must in order to stand the greatest prospect of success due to the highly technical nature of insolvency law.

Corporate Insolvency

We have experience in dealing with all types of corporate insolvency.  These include such things as assisting to challenge a winding up petition, which is essential if the company is to avoid insolvency and being wound up by the Court.

The team has comprehensive experience in:

  • Administrations
  • Administrative Receiverships
  • Company Voluntary Arrangements
  • Company liquidation advice
  • Law of Property Act Receiverships
  • Advising creditors in recovering from insolvent companies
  • Serving and defending Statutory Demands
  • Issuing and defending winding up petitions
  • Defending preference and undervalue claims
  • Misfeasance of Directors/wrongful trading
  • Defending directors in Director Disqualification proceedings
  • Advising on Retention of Title issues
  • Obtaining Validation Orders

Personal Insolvency

We regularly advise on the full range of bankruptcy related matters, including:

  • Drafting, presenting and pursuing bankruptcy petitions
  • Opposing bankruptcy petitions
  • Serving Statutory Demands and making applications to set aside
  • Individual Voluntary Arrangements and Interim Orders
  • Debt Relief Orders
  • Bankruptcy Annulments
  • Defending you from claims by a Trustee in Bankruptcy
  • Protecting the family home and your assets

If you require any further information or wish to discuss any particular concerns, please contact us on 0121 306 0170 or by email to