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Freeths LLP

FIFTH FLOOR, 3 ST PAUL'S PLACE, 129 NORFOLK STREET, SHEFFIELD, S1 2JE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 077 9696
Fax:
Fax 0845 077 9603
DX:
10507 SHEFFIELD
Email:
Web:
www.freeths.co.uk

Oliver Jackson

Tel:
Work 0845 128 7985
Email:
Web:
www.freeths.co.uk
Freeths LLP

Work Department

Insolvency and Restructuring

Position

Oliver is the Lead partner of the Insolvency and Restructuring Team in the Sheffield office, with 12 years experience advising on a broad range of Insolvency and Restructuring matters, advising Insolvency Practitioners, creditors, company directors and individuals.

 

Oliver’s recent work includes trading and pre-pack administrations, liquidations, advising on claims by creditors, the appointment process for the various types of insolvency processes, dealing with antecedent transaction claims, applications made by IPs, advising on ROT and set-off matters, IP duties, sale of company assets, administration trading issues, landlord and tenant insolvency issues, directors duties and obligations and contentious insolvency matters.

Career

Trained at Hammonds (now Squire Sanders), 2003-2005;

Qualified 2005;

Solicitor in Insolvency and Restructuring at Squire Sanders, 2005-2008;

Associate and subsequently Senior Associate in the Business and Restructuring and Insolvency Team at Hogan Lovells, 2008-2012;

Senior Associate, Head of Insolvency and Restructuring North at Nabarro LLP, 2012-2016

Languages

Spanish

Education

The University of Sheffield, Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Law and Criminology, 1998-2001

The University of Sheffield, Legal Practice Course, Law, 2002-2003


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Freeths LLP ‘is able to deliver the perfect solution no matter the situation’ with a particular focus on restructurings and non-contentious corporate insolvency; it recently advised Wilson Field on the appointment of the joint administrators of Qube Managed Services and its pre-packaged sale, assisted Coveris with its acquisition of a manufacturing site from Gelpack Industrial and Gelpack Excelsior, which are both in administration; and acted for Begbies Traynor on the appointment of joint administrators of Gourmet Game and the pre-pack sale of the company’s stock. Clients praise group head Oliver Jackson as ‘one of the most proficient and commercially minded insolvency lawyers in Sheffield’ with ‘exceptional knowledge and interpretation of the law’.

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