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Howes Percival LLP

NENE HOUSE, 4 RUSHMILLS, NORTHAMPTON, NN4 7YB, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 01604 230400
Fax:
Fax 01604 620956
DX:
155329 Northampton 31
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Web:
www.howespercival.com

Katie Summers

Tel:
Work 01604 258018
Email:
Howes Percival LLP

Work Department

Insolvency & Corporate Recovery

Position

Katie has over 25 years’ experience of dealing with all aspects of both personal and corporate insolvency. In particular, Katie specialises in contentious insolvency, acting predominantly for insolvency practitioner clients in pursuing Insolvency Act claims to achieve maximum recoveries for insolvency estates.

Katie returns to Howes Percival, where her legal career started in 1990, as a result of the transfer of the niche insolvency practice, Summers Nigh Law LLP, to Howes Percival in June 2017.

Career

2017 – Howes Percival LLP (Partner)

2006 – 2017 – Summers Nigh Law LLP (Partner)

1995 -2006 – EMW Law LLP (Associate/Partner)

1990 – 1995 – Howes Percival LLP (Trainee/Solicitor)


East Midlands: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Howes Percival LLP's three-partner East Midlands team has a strong track record in government insolvency work, and retains a place on the Insolvency Service Panel; the scope of the firm's work includes public interest winding-up matters involving large-scale frauds and director disqualification proceedings, among other matters. In addition, the firm is also a supplier to the Government's Crown Commercial Service panel as part of a consortium, taking the lead on insolvency matters. Beyond government-related mandates, the team handles the gamut of contentious and non-contentious personal and corporate insolvency issues for insolvency practitioners, businesses (ranging in size from sole traders to listed companies) and business owners, as well as creditors. Leicester-based Carl Mifflin is the national head of the insolvency and restructuring practice. Deborah Nigh and Katie Summers are the lead partners in Northampton.

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