Mr Andy Bates > Addleshaw Goddard > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Addleshaw Goddard
3 SOVEREIGN SQUARE
SOVEREIGN STREET
LEEDS
LS1 4ER
England

Work Department

Business support and restructuring.

Position

Partner in the business support and restructuring team specialising in advising insolvency practitioners, financial institutions and other stakeholders on all legal matters arising out of corporate restructurings and insolvencies and all related aspects of underperforming or distressed corporates. Andy has significant experience in handling distressed property assets, be that development, investment or buy to let.

Career

Trained Addleshaw Goddard; qualified 2004; partner 2013.

Education

Bradford Grammar School; University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne (2001, LLB, 2:1); York College of Law (2002, LPC, Distinction).

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

Andy Bates leads the ‘very experienced team’ at Addleshaw Goddard, which is recognised for its strong distressed real estate practice, and for its sizeable portfolio of high street banks, national corporates, insolvency practitioners and accountancy firms such as BDO, KPMG and Deloitte. Bates’ practice encompasses a mix of non-contentious bank and corporate adviser work. Managing associate Jonathan Jackson and director Emma Sadler make up the other key figures. Graham Briggs left the practice.