“The practice is based upon hard work and ability and doing the job for the client before anything else"

Legal 500 

Winner of the Legal 500 - 'Criminal, Fraud & Licensing Law Firm of the Year 2019'


We are experienced in matters of insolvency and restructuring, irrespective of the size and nature of the business.

Who Do We Act For?

Our Insolvency Team acts for a wide range of clients including:

  • Individuals | Sole Traders | Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Companies
  • Insolvency Practitioners
  • Trustees in Bankruptcy
  • Administrators.

What Type Of Insolvency Work Do We Do?

We have particular expertise in advising in relation to the following:

Working For Insolvency Practitioners

Our team acts both for and against Insolvency Practitioners. This provides us with a well-rounded view of both sides of the coin, which knowledge and experience we use to each client’s benefit.

Our work for Insolvency Practitioners includes:

  • Recovery of outstanding Director Loan Accounts
  • Action against former Directors for:
    • wrongful trading
    • fraudulent trading
    • transactions at under value
    • disposals designed to put assets outside the reach of creditors
    • breach of fiduciary duties.

Who Can I Contact For Help?

We welcome new enquiries by telephone or email.

We are happy to provide an initial no obligation consultation at our offices in London, Birmingham or Manchester to explore the issues in your case and to provide an assessment of how we can assist you.


Mr Stuart Southall | Head of Insolvency Team
0121 449 9888 | 020 7936 6396

Mr Tim Thompson
020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888

Mr Naz Maqsoom
0161 817 5020 | 0121 449 9888


    The team is intelligent, hardworking and determined to do a professional job

    Legal 500

    An acute attention to detail and a tenacity that clients really rate are features of this firm

    Legal 500

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    2 Wake Green Road, Moseley
    Birmingham, B13 9EZ

    0121 449 9888


    9 Carmelite Street,
    London, EC4Y 0DR

    020 7936 6396


    76 King Street
    Manchester, M2 4NH

    0161 817 5020