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Irwin Mitchell

BELMONT HOUSE, STATION WAY, CRAWLEY, WEST SUSSEX, RH10 1JA, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01293 742700
Fax:
Fax 01293 742999
DX:
85715 CRAWLEY
Email:
Web:
www.thomaseggar.com

Martin Cross

Tel:
Work 01293 742810
Email:
Irwin Mitchell

Work Department

Litigation.

Position

Principal areas of practice: Insolvency; international fraud; corporate restructuring and business advice; commercial disputes, many with an international flavour; and professional negligence. Mainly works with the firm’s professional clients, namely insolvency practitioners, accountants or lawyers, many of them in overseas jurisdictions.

Career

Trained Bulcraig and Davies of Covent Garden; qualified 1978; partner Thomas Eggar LLP 1982.

Languages

Some Portuguese.

Member

Leader of the International Network of Lawyers concentrating on international fraud; board member of Avrio Advocati; Institute of Credit Management and Institute of Management; Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators; Contentious Trust and Probate Lawyers Association.

Education

Skinners School, Tunbridge Wells; University of Wales, Cardiff (LLB).

Leisure

Mountain biking, rugby, politics and an interest in Brazil through family connections.


South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Within: Commercial litigation: Kent, Surrey and Sussex

Thomas Eggar LLP merged with Irwin Mitchell, bringing on board commercial litigation head Robert Kenyon and his team. Martin Cross acted for a representative of a group of retail investors in a dispute arising from the liquidation of ARM Asset Backed Securities SA. Other clients include Lloyds Bank and Nuffield Health.

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