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Gateley Plc

THE BLADE, ABBEY SQUARE, READING, RG1 3BE, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01189520820
DX:
4014 READING
Email:
Web:
www.gateleyplc.com

Carly Schiff

Tel:
Work +44 (0) 118 952 0833
Email:
Web:
gateleyplc.com/
Gateley Plc

Work Department

Restructuring

Position

Associate undertaking all aspects of restructuring work in relation to both personal and corporate insolvency, including contentious and advisory instructions.

 Previous recent cases: 

  • Acting for the administrators on the sale of one of the world’s leading suppliers and operators of a fleet of container equipment to a diversity of global user markets;
  • Advising liquidators in respect of various tax avoidance schemes;
  • Acting on a number of high profile bankruptcy and corporate insolvency instructions including pursuing various antecedent transaction claims.
  • Bond claims based on fraud and dishonesty against former office-holders
  • Advising a Proceeds of Crime receiver to secure full repayment of a confiscation order (and all costs)

Career

Trained at Boyes Turner LLP, qualifying in July 2012.

Member

R3;  Insolvency Lawyers Association and Proceeds of Crime Lawyers Association.

Education

University of Reading 2.1 LLB (Hons), College of Law LPC – distinction, Higher Rights of Audience (Civil proceedings)

Leisure

Tennis, skiing/snowboarding, hiking, traveling, music, art and photography.


South East: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

The 'professional and commercial' insolvency department at Gateley Plc in Reading covers liquidation and administration proceedings, bankruptcies, company voluntary arrangements, directors' duties, restructurings and refinancing, as well as fraud investigations and security, lender and regulatory issues on a national and cross-border level. 'Experienced and approachable' practice lead Nicola Kirk, supported by associate Carly Schiff, represented BDO as administrator in relation to the £27.7m proceedings for a marine engineering services provider, and also assisted KPMG with the £4.5m liquidation and interest disposal of a leisure investment venture. The active client roster further includes Wilkins Kennedy, Quantuma, Grant Thornton and Moorfields Advisory.

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