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Shoosmiths LLP

THE LAKES, NORTHAMPTON, NN4 7SH, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 03700 863000
Fax:
Fax 0870 086 3001
DX:
712280 NORTHAMPTON 12
Email:
Web:
www.shoosmiths.co.uk
Shoosmiths LLP, Wendy Rainbow, Northampton, ENGLAND

Wendy Rainbow

Tel:
Work 03700 863307
Email:
Shoosmiths LLP

Work Department

Recoveries Services Group; mortgage litigation, repossession and sales.

Position

Wendy is a partner and national head of mortgage recoveries specialising in residential mortgage litigation, repossession and sales. Wendy has practised in the financial services environment since qualification, including a period spent in house with HSBC’s group legal litigation department. She has acted for most of the High Street Banks and Building Societies during her career and continues to act for a number of top lenders. In her current role Wendy manages a team dealing with all aspects of residential mortgage litigation, repossession and sales including regulatory and policy issues from pre-issue to realisation, including disputed claims. Wendy herself acts for clients in portfolio realisations, fraud matters and secured lending recoveries involving limitation issues, property issues, challenges to the validity of the security and prior claims by third parties. Wendy manages all aspects of dispute resolution for her clients prior to issue, once issued and through alternative dispute resolution.

Career

Trained Shoosmiths; qualified 1996; legal adviser CBI 1991-93; associate Shoosmiths 1998-2000; Solicitor, HSBC Holdings plc 2000-04; associate Matthew Arnold & Baldwin 2004-06; associate Shoosmiths 2006-12; partner Shoosmiths 2012. Freelance lecturer, Legal Practice Course, BPP Law School.

Member

Institute of Customer Service; Financial Services Lawyers Association.

Education

Southfield School for Girls, Kettering; City of Birmingham Polytechnic (1991 LLB (Hons) 2:1); College of Law, Chester (1994 LPC Distinction).

Leisure

Open water swimming in the UK and abroad.

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