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Nelsons Solicitors Limited

PROVINCIAL HOUSE, 37 NEW WALK, LEICESTER, LE1 6TU, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0116 222 6666
Fax:
Fax 0116 222 6650
DX:
141220 LEICESTER 19
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk
Derby, Leicester, Nottingham

Rachel McCahill

Tel:
Work 0116 214 6678
Email:
Web:
www.nelsonslaw.co.uk/people/rachel-mccahill/
Nelsons Solicitors Limited

Work Department

Corporate and personal restructuring and insolvency.

Position

Partner. Insolvency specialist working on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious insolvency, including administrations; liquidations; company voluntary arrangements (CVA); law of property act receiverships (LPA receiver); bankruptcy; individual voluntary arrangements (IVA); antecedent transactions; restructuring; and personal guarantees.

Rachel acts for insolvency practitioners, directors, financial institutions, companies, businesses and individuals. Rachel is also a regular lecturer for MBL seminars.

Career

Trained Gateley (formely Gateley Wareing), qualified 1999, partner Nelsons 2013. 1997-2005 – Gateley (trainee, solicitor, associate); 2005-2008 – Eversheds (associate); 2008-2009 – Tollers (associate); 2009-2013 – Smith Partnership (associate, partner and head of department); 2013 Nelsons.

Member

- Member of R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals;
- Committee member of the R3 East Midlands Ladies Committee;
- Founder member and committee member of LADS (Leicester Alternative Dining Society)

Education

Latimer School, Northamptonshire; Queen Mary and Westfield, University of London, College of Law, London (LLB 1996 2:1 Fifth in the year; LPC 1997 Commendation).

Leisure

Reading, football, cycling.


East Midlands: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Nelsons Solicitors Limited’s team possesses ‘a wealth of knowledge’ and impresses with ‘speedy responses’ and its ability to ‘quickly grasp the crux of the matter’. Adept at both contentious and non-contentious work, the team handles the full range of insolvency-related mandates, with newly-appointed practice head Simon Trees and the ‘very knowledgeable and robustKevin Modiri the key advisers on the contentious side. Other key figures include Rachel McCahill, who has a focus on advisory work. In addition to acting for the joint liquidators of Ilkeston FC in the sale of the club’s business and assets, the group also assisted with the placing of Twintec into administration, the subsequent sale of the business and assets and the ensuing high-profile litigation. Stewart Vandermark is now the CEO of the firm.

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