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FBC Manby Bowdler LLP

GEORGE HOUSE, ST JOHN'S SQUARE, WOLVERHAMPTON, WV2 4BZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01902 578000
Fax:
Fax 01902 311886
DX:
702433 WOLVERHAMPTON-5
Email:
Web:
www.fbcmb.co.uk

Gareth Ruddock

Tel:
Work 01902 392470
Email:
FBC Manby Bowdler LLP

Work Department

Commercial Litigation

Position

A Partner at the Firm, Gareth deals with all aspects of commercial litigation with a bias towards property disputes. He particularly specialises in Insolvency Law, including issuing and defending statutory demands and bankruptcy petitions to include applications to set aside statutory demands, issuing and advising in connection with winding up petitions to include injunction applications to restrain the presentation of and advertisement of a winding up petition.

In addition, Gareth also heads up the Firm’s Debt Recovery Team working closely with its specialist advisors to provide a cost effective and efficient debt recovery and insolvency service for commercial clients across the West Midlands and Shropshire.

Career

Gareth joined FBC Manby Bowdler as a Trainee Solicitor and qualified as a Solicitor in the Commercial Litigation Department in 2007, becoming a Partner in 2014.

Member

Holds the role of treasurer within the Wolverhampton Law Society committee.

Education

Gareth was educated in South Wales before studying Law at the University of West England, Bristol obtaining a 2:1 (Hons) Degree in 2001. He then completed the Legal Practice Course at the same University, graduating in 2002.

Leisure

Avid Welsh rugby supporter, golf and socialising.


West Midlands: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

In Wolverhampton, FBC Manby Bowdler LLP’s James Sage is a key contact for non-contentious insolvency and recovery work – he advised an invoice factoring business on the recovery of assets and restructuring of a company, and separately handles the sale of various SMEs in administration. Gareth Ruddock , who is also based in Wolverhampton, handles work for liquidators such as claims against directors, as well as representation of directors in director disqualification proceedings.

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