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Work 0113 283 2500
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www.walkermorris.co.uk

Simon Clark

Tel:
Work +44(0)113 283 2503
Email:
Web:
www.walkermorris.co.uk 
Walker Morris LLP

Work Department

Banking, Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Partner 

Career

Simon deals with all aspects of restructuring and insolvency having always specialised in this area. When acting for banks and corporates, he advises in relation to security issues and enhancements, restructuring and reorganisations and insolvency planning. Directors rely on Simon’s advice when faced with the complicated and high pressure issues which arise when they guide their companies through financial difficulties.

He also advises insolvency practitioners and corporates in relation to the sales and purchase of distressed businesses. Simon has wide experience of advising on all aspects of receiverships, CVAs and administrations. Simon is praised by clients in Chambers Guide to the Legal Profession as being “technically very good” and “able to cut through to the nub of the issue very quickly to get to key legal or commercial points.”

Simon leads our LPA receivership team which acts for lenders and receivers recovering property lending.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Leading individuals

Simon Clark - Walker Morris LLP

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Walker Morris LLP acts on national restructuring and insolvency matters for funders, corporates and administrators. Alongside the team's traditional lender client base and strength in the financial services sector, it has seen an increase in instructions from debt funds and private equity clients. Simon Clark and Duncan Lole jointly lead the practice, which also includes David Hinchliffe, who has a particular focus on finance work for football clubs. The team also includes consultant John Roche, senior associate Sarah MacAuley  - who handles contentious insolvency matters - and senior associate Olivia Robinson, an expert in the financial services and regulated sectors.

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