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Irwin Mitchell

2 WELLINGTON PLACE, LEEDS, LS1 4BZ, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0113 234 3333
Fax:
Fax 0113 234 3322
DX:
706951 LEEDS PARK SQUARE
Email:
Web:
www.irwinmitchell.com

Doug Robertson

Tel:
Work 0113 218 6428
Email:
Irwin Mitchell

Work Department

Business legal services - insolvency

Position

Doug has considerable experience in all aspects of insolvency, with a particular specialism in property insolvency. He acts for banks, insolvency practitioners and businesses in relation to any situation requiring insolvency or restructuring advice. Doug also has a large and successful practice dealing with both bulk/Fixed Charge LPA Receivership instructions and also bespoke and high-value LPA/Fixed Charge Receiverships and property recovery from a number of high street banks and other lenders.

Career

Trained Lupton Fawcett LLP; qualified 2002; partner Irwin Mitchell LLP 2013.

Member

Associate of NARA (Non-administrative Receiverships Association).

Education

College of St Hild & St bede, Durham University (LLB (Hons)).

Leisure

Enjoys his young family, walking his dogs, camping and skiing.


Yorkshire and the Humber: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Irwin Mitchell ‘never provides anything less than excellent advice’ utilising ‘great technical knowledge paired with a good dose of commercial reality’. The team is highly regarded for its real estate restructuring work; it recently acted for Armstrong Watson as liquidators of a property company and assisted a market leading insolvency firm as joint trustees with the bankruptcy of three individuals including handling asset realisations of a property portfolio. Other areas of expertise include corporate advisory work, pension scheme issues and commercial insolvencies. Andrew Walker is the national head of the firm’s restructuring and insolvency department, which includes the Leeds-based Doug Robertson, who is ‘easy to work with and incredibly approachable’; and ‘consummate professional’ Tom Paton in Sheffield.

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