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Ellisons Solicitors

HEADGATE COURT, HEAD STREET, COLCHESTER, CO1 1NP, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01206 764477
Fax:
Fax 01206 764455
DX:
HEADGATE COURT
Email:
Web:
www.ellisonssolicitors.com

Scott Porter

Tel:
Work 01206 719255
Email:
Web:
www.ellisonssolicitors.com/people/partner-profile/scott_porter
Ellisons Solicitors

Work Department

Insolvency and Debt Recovery, Dispute Resolution Department

Position

Partner

Career

Scott is a Commercial Litigation and Insolvency solicitor working within the Dispute Resolution team and is the lead contact for all business recovery and insolvency matters;

  • Insolvency, both personal and corporate and in particular contentious insolvency and investigations;
  • Fraud, including obtaining freezing orders, search orders and various disclosure orders and other interim relief;
  • Financial services litigation, including security enforcement, banking litigation and advising on personal guarantees, loan agreements, debentures and charges;
  • Debt recovery, acting both for claimant and defendant in advising on debt recovery and enforcement matters;
  • Commercial litigation, including contractual disputes, partnership disputes, director/shareholder remedies and claims against professionals.

Education

Scott is a keen motorsport fan and enjoys spending time on track days at various circuits around the country whenever he gets the opportunity.  Scott also enjoys rock climbing and spending time with his family.


South East: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation: Essex

Within: Next Generation Partners

Scott Porter - Ellisons Solicitors

Within: Commercial litigation: Essex

Ellisons Solicitors' litigation practice has significant experience in commercial litigation matters, including banking litigation and contentious probate. Key contact Lee Pearce continues to act for a long-standing client the Defence Infrastructure Organisation in property litigation matters concerning possession claims. The insolvency practice within the practice group has been strengthened by the addition of experienced litigator Hayley Songhurst, who joined from Birkett Long LLP. Scott Porter was recently made partner and is 'renowned for his insolvency work', Ceri Rogers is recommended for probate, and Graeme Wallington is another key figure in the team.

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