James Williams > JMW Solicitors LLP > Manchester, England > Lawyer Profile

JMW Solicitors LLP
1 BYROM PLACE
SPINNINGFIELDS
MANCHESTER
M3 3HG
England

Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency

Position

Partner

James has extensive experience in:

  • contentious and non-contentious corporate recovery and insolvency;
  • all types of distressed business and asset sales and purchases;
  • disposal of real property on behalf of office holders, particularly involving complex title issues;
  • board advisory and transactional matters, including advice on restructuring, turnaround and director’s duties;
  • pursuing and defending officeholder claims against directors;
  • distressed lending and refinancing; and
  • personal insolvency matters.

Career

Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP: 2010 – 2020

JMW Solicitors LLP: 2020 – Present

Education

Durham University

College of Law (York)

Lawyer Rankings

North West > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

JMW Solicitors LLP‘s team has been shifting its focus, supplementing its well-regarded personal insolvency practice with new clients in the mid-to-upmarket accountancy segment. The team offers a blend of contentious and non-contentious services and has been working alongside its real estate practice to generate high-value property receiverships. Gavin Jones leads the group in Manchester and has experience in high-profile litigations. James Williams offers additional banking expertise. Richard Wolff left for Pannone Corporate LLP in May 2021.