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  1. Company and insolvency – Leading silks
  2. Company and insolvency – Leading juniors

Company and insolvency – Leading silks

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    • Garry Borland QC - Axiom AdvocatesHis authoritative and precise advocacy consistently impresses judges.
    • Almira Delibegovic-Broome QC - Axiom AdvocatesA very bright and tactical silk who has the ear of the court.
    • Michael Howlin QC - Terra Firma ChambersHe has a first-class intellect.
    • David Sellar QC - AmpersandHis knowledge of insolvency law is outstanding.
    • David Thomson QC - Axiom AdvocatesHe has consummate knowledge of insolvency law.

Company and insolvency – Leading juniors

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    • Richard Aird - Mackinnon StableHighly recommended for insolvency matters.
    • David Bartos - Terra Firma ChambersA very accomplished practitioner.
    • Euan Duthie - Axiom AdvocatesHis calm and measured approach inspires confidence.
    • Susan Ower - Axiom AdvocatesA very tenacious advocate.
    • Elisabeth Roxburgh - Axiom AdvocatesA shrewd tactician who builds excellent client rapport.
    • Fergus Thomson - Terra Firma ChambersVery experienced in insolvency matters and shareholder disputes.

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Ampersand’s advocates are instructed across a range of liquidation and insolvency matters, including director disqualifications, shareholder disputes and asset recovery matters.

For one solicitor, Axiom Advocates is ‘a first port of call’ for insolvency cases; recent instructions including high-value liquidations and restructuring matters. On the company law side, members have been active in cases involving directors’ disqualifications and shareholder disputes. In 2018 Almira Delibegovic-Broome QC and David Thomson QC were appointed to silk.

Mackinnon Stable houses Richard Aird, who has particular expertise in handling directors’ liabilities and disqualifications.

Members at Terra Firma Chambers handle a broad spectrum of company and insolvency matters, including shareholder disputes, liquidations, and directors’ disqualifications.

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