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UK North East Restructuring/Insolvency

This section covers work on behalf of creditors (including banks, financial investors and steering committees), insolvency practitioners, corporate debtors and their officers/directors.  Work examples may include debt restructuring, distressed M&A activity, formal insolvency procedures, contingency planning, debtor advisory work, distressed creditor and equity investment and trading.  We have also introduced a UK-wide Personal Insolvency table which looks at those firms and lawyers acting for individuals.

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Band 1
  1. Womble Bond Dickinson UK LLP
    Womble Bond Dickinson UK LLP
    2023 | Band 1 | 17 Years Ranked
    Womble Bond Dickinson remains a leading light for restructuring and insolvency in the North East. The firm is noted for the breadth and depth of its insolvency knowledge and ability to draw upon its network of offices across the UK. The team assists clients with both contentious and non-contentious matters. The firm regularly works with clients in industries including manufacturing, financial services and retail. It possesses particular expertise in the public sector for contentious asset recovery work.
Band 2
  1. Ward Hadaway LLP
    Ward Hadaway LLP
    2023 | Band 2 | 17 Years Ranked
    Ward Hadaway has a well-regarded team with expertise in both corporate and personal insolvency matters. The team advises insolvency practitioners on a range of issues including asset recovery and realisations. The firm is experienced in working on corporate administrations related to the manufacturing and retail industries. It is increasingly noted for representing trustees in bankruptcy in recovery actions.
  2. Clarke Mairs Law Limited
    2023 | Band 2