Firm Profile > Aberdein Considine > Newcastle Upon Tyne, England
Aberdein Considine Offices
30 CLOTH MARKET
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Aberdein Considine > The Legal 500 Rankings
Debt recovery Tier 2
Praised for its ‘first-class support’, Aberdein Considine has an unsurpassed strength in representing lenders, including banks, building societies and asset-based lenders. The practice has core strengths in the recovery of commercial and business debt, secured mortgages and asset-based lending, among other matters. It is also adept at providing pre-litigation and compliance advice. The team is headed up by Thomas Lillie in Newcastle, but also stays true to the firm’s Scottish roots and acts seamlessly in conjunction with the team in Glasgow led by Myra Scott. Associate Isabel Clough is also singled out by clients.
Other key lawyers:
‘Aberdein Considine have a knowledgeable and professional legal services team that provide first-class support to lenders as well as driving appropriate and fair customer outcomes. The team offer a full service offering from pre-arrears and asset management and shortfall recovery with expert knowledge across all areas.’
‘Really strong from a technical perspective, there seems to be no scenario that they are unable to suggest a solution or course of action for. The team are extremely helpful and are prompt to respond to queries.’
‘I have started working closely with Thomas Lillie in the latter half of 2020, who has been extremely helpful on a number of occasions. Thomas has assisted with queries, suggested solutions to issues and taken a real collaborative approach to working. He has been an absolute pleasure to work with and is always available at the end of a phone to discuss thoughts and concerns.’
‘Aberdein Considine colleagues have a vast span of knowledge and an excellent understanding of their clients’ requirements, processes and appetite for risk. This is demonstrated and evidenced in their support and guidance offered, clearly setting out appropriate options to resolve.’
‘There is a clear structure to the team – the chain of command and roles of each individual is very clear. The team also communicate extremely effectively.’
‘Thomas Lillie is cool, calm and focussed. He is well-liked by clients and staff alike. Isabel Clough is fearsome and efficient.’
Lloyds Banking Group
Royal Bank of Scotland
The Co-Operative Bank plc
Santander UK plc
Nationwide Building Society
Virgin Money / Clydesdale Bank
Atom Bank plc
TSB Bank plc
The Mortgage Lender plc
Computershare Loan Services
Pepper (UK) Ltd
Pure Retirement Limited
Aberdein Considine > Firm Profile
Aberdein Considine is a leading full-service independent law firm with 450 staff and 20 offices throughout Scotland and England, including the cities of Aberdeen, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Dundee, Perth, Stirling and Newcastle.
In England and Wales, the firm provides services to businesses, lenders, organisations – in both the public and private sector.
We have a track record of achieving success for our clients and have built strong relationships with organisations stretching back many decades.
They range from SMEs, through to large corporations and numerous FTSE100 firms, including Royal Bank of Scotland, Lloyds Banking Group, Nationwide Building Society, Greggs PLC, Mowi (formerly known Marine Harvest), and Pfizer.
We enjoy a growing reputation for providing multi-jurisdictional support to those with complex, cross-border legal needs.
Our service lines include:
Corporate and business advisory: Our corporate and business advisory departments provide partner-led advice to businesses across a wide variety of industries and business sectors. Practice areas include mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, restructures, corporate finance, commercial contracts, property development, acquisitions, disposals, finance, securities, licensing and commercial leasing.
Commercial real estate: We act for clients across the complete spectrum of commercial real estate transactions, including acquisitions and disposals, financing, development and leasing. Our clients include some of the country’s biggest developers, high street retailers, football clubs, banks and hotel chains, all of whom value our commercial, pragmatic, partner-led approach. We advise on hotels and leisure, offices, industrial, retail, mixed use and student accommodation project across Scotland.
Debt and asset recovery/lender services: Aberdein Considine’s unique, cross-jurisdiction lender services practice group provides tailored asset management, conveyancing, debt recovery and finance litigation services to the majority of the UK’s biggest banks and financial services organisations. Through sister companies, the firm also provides sheriff officers and messengers at arms, field agents and property contracting services to offer a truly end-to-end, one-stop service to lenders. Practice areas include secured and unsecured recoveries, insolvencies, motor finance and asset finance recoveries, property, banking and insurance litigation, asset management, repossession and remortgage conveyancing, shortfall recoveries, professional negligence litigation, proactive borrower rehabilitation, portfolio recoveries, security reviews, title rectification and commercial conveyancing.
Litigation and dispute resolution: Our dispute resolution department is spread across four cities – Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen. Practice areas include commercial litigation, insolvencies, private client litigation, property litigation, professional negligence, finance litigation, and contentious construction.
|Managing Partner||Jacqeline Lawfirstname.lastname@example.org||01224 337412|
|Banking Litigation||Myra Scottemail@example.com||0141 225 5432|
|Commercial Litigation||Thomas Lilliefirstname.lastname@example.org||0191 607 8476|
|Debt & Asset Recovery||Isabelle Cloughemail@example.com||0191 607 8456|
|Corporate Converyancing||Kayleigh MacLarenfirstname.lastname@example.org||01224 560191|