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Lupton Fawcett

YORKSHIRE HOUSE, EAST PARADE, LEEDS, LS1 5BD, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 280 2000
Fax:
Fax 0113 245 6782
DX:
730000 LEEDS-70
Email:
Web:
www.luptonfawcett.com
Leeds, Sheffield, York

James Richardson

Tel:
Work 0113 280 2018
Email:
Web:
www.luptonfawcett.com/our-people/james-richardson/
Lupton Fawcett

Work Department

Business Recovery and Insolvency

Position

Partner and head of the Business Recovery and Insolvency department. James has over 24 years’ experience of advising insolvency practitioners, banks, funders, asset based lenders, directors and individuals in respect of all aspects of personal and corporate insolvency. He has a wide and varied understanding of many industry sectors and the particular stresses and pressures that cause financial difficulties. He uses his wealth of knowledge to tailor pragmatic solution led advice. Having considerable and recognised skills in both the contentious and non-contentious arenas James has the versatility to handle a wide variety of assignments from the most straightforward to those of great complexity.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Lupton Fawcett's business recovery and insolvency practice spans its Leeds, York and Sheffield offices, and primarily acts for insolvency practitioners on a national level. The group's expertise encompasses restructurings and insolvencies, distressed businesses, refinancings, LPA receiverships, breach of duty claims, fraud investigations and insolvency litigation. The team is led by Nigel Whitfield - 'the King in the North' of personal insolvency - alongside James Richardson, who focuses on distressed corporates and licensed insolvency practitioner David Smyllie.

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