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Addleshaw Goddard LLP

Restructuring/Insolvency

3 ranked lawyersBand 1North WestUK 2021 View ranking table
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What the team is known for

A leading practice that offers a full range of restructuring and insolvency advice. Noted for its work on complex distressed real estate mandates. Regularly works with banks, businesses and insolvency practitioners. Focuses on sizeable corporate restructures but also takes on high-value contentious work related to personal insolvency. Frequently handles complex matters relating to large manufacturing and retail businesses.

Strengths

One source says the firm has "a great restructuring team for local and high-profile national work."

Commentators praise Addleshaw Goddard for its "solid relationships with banks and accountants, good client base and good reputation."

Work highlights

Represented Boohoo.com in acquiring distressed assets in retail businesses Karen Millen and Coast.

Notable practitioners

Ged Barnes is a noted leader in the field of insolvency law. He is recommended for his excellent handling of transactions involving distressed assets as well as complex restructuring projects. He is particularly active in the retail sector.
"Ged is a super-bright lawyer who runs a tight ship." "A top-quality operator." "Ged is very knowledgeable."

Sarah Foster acts on behalf of banks and insolvency practitioners in often high-profile and also cross-border restructuring mandates.
"A very capable lawyer."

Tim Taylor advises financial institutions, distressed companies and insolvency practitioners on complex administration proceedings and restructuring exercises.
"Tim is a really good lawyer and banks trust him to deliver."

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Overview

Please visit the Addleshaw Goddard website to find out more about our work in this area: https://www.addleshawgoddard.com/en/specialisms/business-support-restructuring/


Restructuring/Insolvency Department

Addleshaw Goddard LLP

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Department location

One St Peter's Square

Manchester

Lancashire

UK

M2 3DE

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North West

Restructuring/Insolvency


Ged Barnes
Band 1
Sarah Foster
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Tim Taylor
Band 3