Lino Di Lorenzo > Mills & Reeve LLP > Cambridge, England > Lawyer Profile

Mills & Reeve LLP

Work Department

Commercial Disputes & Insolvency


Principal Associate.  Lino is an experienced commercial litigator and insolvency specialist.  His workload covers a wide range of commercial and contractual disputes many of which involve parties in overseas jurisdictions.  His insolvency expertise is called upon by office holders, directors and creditors in connection with the realisation and recovery of assets and the associated duties of these parties in distress scenarios.


Trainee Solicitor Mills & Reeve 2003-05, Solicitor 2005-2009, Senior Solicitor 2019-13, Principal Associate 2013


Association of Business Recovery Professionals


All Saints RC School, York; University of Bristol (2002 LLB); University of the West of England (2003, LPC); College of Law (2006, Diploma in Advocacy)

Lawyer Rankings

East Anglia > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

(Next Generation Partners)

Lino Di Lorenzo Mills & Reeve LLP

The ‘proactive and user-friendly‘ restructuring and insolvency group at Mills & Reeve LLP handles high-value and complex asset recovery claims both for and against insolvency practitioners. The broader practice is led from London but principal associate Lino Di Lorenzo is the key name in Cambridge, noted for his ‘excellent knowledge and understanding of the law which he applies to good effect’. Di Lorenzo stands out for his expertise in cross-border insolvencies and high-value, complex asset recovery actions. In the Norwich office, Catherine Noble handles complex claims to assist in the recovery of assets for estates, and Lynne Lawn specialises in debt recovery and asset recovery claims for the Official Receiver. Former lead partner Jamie Wheatley  retired from the practice in 2022.

East Anglia > Dispute resolution > Commercial litigation: Cambridge

Mills & Reeve LLP has ‘a very well-connected team delivering useful and practicable solutions’. Practice head Douglas McDonald a is ‘a highly skilled and approachable lawyer who delivers solutions that are meaningful and valuable to the client’. Principal associates Helen Prandy, who ‘gives pragmatic advice tailored to clients’ businesses’, and Lino Di Lorenzo, who handles complex commercial and insolvency litigation, play central roles in the practice. The firm is a key advisor on national and high-value regional disputes involving mid-market corporates in sectors such as technology, life sciences, food and agribusiness, energy, financial services, health and education.