Laura is an Associate in the Insolvency and Corporate Recovery team and is based in the Newcastle office.
She has nearly 10 years’ experience in both contentious and non-contentious insolvency with an emphasis on contentious matters, dealing with both personal and corporate insolvency issues.
Laura has previously been In-House Counsel to an insolvency practitioner, enabling her to look at things from both sides of a dispute.
Laura’s experience includes:
- Advising directors on their duties in a pre and post-insolvency context, as well as advising companies in critical pre insolvency situations.
- Presenting and defending bankruptcy petitions, advising on bankruptcy annulments, recovery of real property from bankrupts and acting on behalf of individual debtors
- Advising office holders in respect of antecedent transactions, misfeasance claims, void dispositions and trust and tracing claims.