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Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP

BRIDGEWATER PLACE, WATER LANE, LEEDS, LS11 5DR, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0845 497 97 97
Fax:
Fax 0845 498 4994
DX:
12027 LEEDS-27
Email:
Web:
http://www.eversheds-sutherland.com

Andrew Black

Tel:
Work +44 113 200 4928
Email:
Eversheds Sutherland

Work Department

Andrew is a senior associate in our CCPG group. He specialises in contentious insolvency, including forensic/fraud investigations and asset tracing, bankruptcy, liquidations and partnership insolvencies, as well as working on personal guarantee enforcement, LPA and PPI matters.

He also regularly works with other offices in various foreign jurisdictions in relation to the disposal of foreign assets within insolvency proceedings.

Andrew also advises financial services clients/office holders on dealing with PPI claims within the context of formal insolvencies.

Position

Senior Associate


North: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

‘A market leader in the region’, Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP fields ‘an intelligent, supportive and proactive team’ that is ‘never afraid to seek out complex solutions’. The ‘highly experienced’ Paul Dutton leads the practice and attracts praise for his ‘very practical approach’; Dutton’s recent highlights include advising Joseph Rhodes Group on a restructuring and the placement of part of the group into administration, and acting for Cleveland Tontine on the accelerated sale of a hotel and restaurant business. In another key mandate, Dutton acted alongside Birmingham-based Andrew Jordan for Grant Thornton as administrators of St John’s on the Hill School, which involved a pre-packaged administration sale. HSBC, Clydesdale Bank, Tesco Bank, Santander and PWC are also noteworthy clients. Consultant Peter Cranston specialises in non-contentious matters and Leeds-based senior associate Andrew Black leads the group’s work on investigatory, contentious and personal insolvency issues. Lemi McAuley and Victoria Procter (both senior associates in Leeds) focus on insolvency procedures and real estate finance restructurings, respectively.

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