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Birketts LLP

Laurence Weeks

Cambridge, UK UK Guide 2022 Ranked in 2 departments
Ranked in : Restructuring/InsolvencyLitigation
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Restructuring/Insolvency - East Anglia

Band 1

Laurence Weeks is a commercial litigator who has extensive experience in insolvency disputes. He handles asset recovery for liquidators, winding-up petitions and high-value administrations.
"He's very focused, he cuts through the jargon and minutiae and is very practical and commercial."
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Litigation - East Anglia

Band 1

Laurence Weeks heads the team from the firm's Cambridge office. He is recognised for his strong litigation practice, particularly with regard to disputes concerning breaches of contract and insolvency.
"Laurence gives excellent advice that is bespoke to your key needs and sensitivities. He is always looking for a solution but happy to up the ante when needed - a very useful combination." "He is great at making sure you achieve your goal in litigation."
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Practice Areas

Litigation and dispute resolution, Professional negligence, Restructuring and insolvency

Career

Laurence qualified as a Solicitor in December 1995 and joined Birketts in 2012. He is the Lead Partner in our Dispute Resolution Team and leads the firm’s Restructuring and Insolvency Team.

Laurence specialises in the resolution of complex disputes. He has acted for a wide range of clients on a domestic and international basis. He has particular experience in dealing with claims relating to contractual interpretation, professional negligence, corporate, banking, financial services, insolvency and fraud matters.

Laurence is based in our Cambridge office.

Professional Memberships

r3 – the Association of Business Recovery Professionals – he is a Fellow and National Council Member

Insolvency Lawyers' Association

Professional Negligence Lawyers' Association

London Court of Arbitration

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Laurence Weeks

Birketts LLP

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