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Addleshaw Goddard

3 SOVEREIGN SQUARE, SOVEREIGN STREET, LEEDS, LS1 4ER, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 209 2000
Fax:
Fax 0113 209 2060
DX:
12004 LEEDS
Email:
Web:
www.addleshawgoddard.com

Graham Briggs

Tel:
Work 0113 209 2052
Email:
Addleshaw Goddard

Work Department

Business support and restructuring.

Position

Partner specialising in corporate restructuring and insolvency. An increasing trend towards restructuring debt/equity investments. Also greatly experienced in handling distressed property assets, development, investment and buy to let. Various articles and updates addressed to finance clients concerning developments in banking and insolvency law.

Career

Qualified 1984; Addleshaw Booth & Co (now Addleshaw Goddard) 1984-93; partner 1993 to date.

Member

Leeds Law Society; R3.

Education

Leicester University (1981 LLB Hons); College of Law, Chester.

Leisure

Family, historic motor sport, cookery, holds a Motor Sports Association competition licence and competes internationally in historic motor racing and rallies.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Leading individuals

Graham Briggs - Addleshaw Goddard

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Addleshaw Goddard sits on the panels of a raft of major banks, while the firm also receives a high number of instructions from insolvency practitioners. The team has notable expertise in the legal and energy sectors, dealing with insolvent law firms and failing energy suppliers. Group co-head Andy Bates focuses on non-contentious bank work while fellow co-head Graham Briggs primarily handles transactional and advisory work alongside some contentious experience. Managing associate Emma Sadler excels in larger corporate transactions including accelerated M&As and administration sales, while Andrew Fordham, who joined in 2018 from Squire Patton Boggs, is a key contact for corporate banking, leveraged finance work and real estate finance.

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