Insolvency Solicitor




Legal Works are currently seeking an Insolvency / Restructuring Solicitor (5PQE+) to join a small and friendly TEAM.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for an experienced Insolvency specialist to join this growing TEAM.

To be successful YOU should be ambitious, dynamic and have the ability to handle a varied caseload in a fast- paced working environment.

This is a new offering for the firm so the candidate will need to be able to bring some of own case-load and also make use of the firm’s contacts.


Main areas of responsibility may include some or all of the following:

• Restructuring of solvent / insolvent companies
• Pre-formal insolvency advice and planning
• Advice on directors’ duties and liabilities in relation to distressed or insolvent companies
• Formal insolvencies, including administrations, liquidations and bankruptcies
• Security reviews on existing or proposed loans
• Strategic acquisitions of insolvent businesses and assets from insolvency practitioners
• Advising on distressed situations such as difficult trading conditions (include directors' advice), winding-up orders and confiscating property or assets;
• Formulating effective exit strategies for owners and investors; preparing securities documentation; undertaking fraud investigations and pursuing and/or defending actions against directors;
• Handling complex and challenging Pension Regulation when insolvency looms; Members of our Insolvency & Restructuring team have also worked in-house at the Pensions Regulator.
• Litigation and recovery actions
• Asset tracing
• Directors’ disqualification proceedings
• LPA Receiverships, and
• Cross-border insolvency and COMI issues

You should have experience acting for some or all of the following:

• Asset based lenders (ABLs)
• Banks
• Companies
• Creditors
• Directors
• Employees
• Individuals
• Insolvency Practitioners
• Investors
• Invoice discounters and factors
• Partnerships
• Shareholders
• Solicitors
• Trade Debt funders
• Membership of the Insolvency Practitioners Association is preferred but not essential.

Excellent prospects for the right individual.

If you would like to speak with our retained Consultant Andrew Nelson in respect of this position or similar vacancies, or if you would like a discussion about your career or the market in general please do call us in the strictest confidence.


Legal Works Recruitment

Legal Works Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

  • Location: Buckinghamshire, England
  • Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Legal Works Recruitment
  • Posted: 14-Jul-2022
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