Business Recovery and Insolvency

To respond to the changing face of insolvency law our Business Recovery and Insolvency team comprises experienced solicitors drawn from our Corporate and Banking and Finance departments. The team is further complemented by specialists from other practice areas including the Litigation, Arbitration and Dispute Resolution team and the Taxation department.

This flexibility in assembling teams around each business recovery or insolvency matter enables Burlingtons to provide our clients with pragmatic, highly commercial and sensible advice drawn from lawyers with serious quality skill sets and a refreshing sense of calm under pressure.

We quickly identify issues and focus on reaching pragmatic commercial solutions.

We advise companies, directors, individuals, insolvency practitioners, other lawyers and accountants on substantial insolvency issues and disputes within the UK or internationally and have an impressive client base in this regard.

The Business Recovery and Insolvency team at Burlingtons provides expertise in the following fields:

  • • Administration and liquidation
  • • Re-structuring and re-organisation of businesses
  • • Acquisitions by and from administrators
  • • Workforce reconstruction
  • • Voluntary arrangements
  • • Director's duties and disqualification
  • • Re-financing and recovery plans
  • • Formal insolvency proceedings
  • • Debt re-scheduling
  • • Personal finance difficulties
  • • Asset tracing and fraud investigation

For further assistance please contact Richard Curtin, Head of the Litigation department at