Gordon Hollerin > Harper Macleod LLP > Glasgow, Scotland > Lawyer Profile

Harper Macleod LLP
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Work Department

Restructuring & Insolvency



Gordon has over 30 years’ restructuring, corporate recovery and insolvency experience. He advises banks and other lending institutions, insolvency practitioners and directors in relation to strategies to resolve issues arising from companies in financial distress.

Gordon is also Head of International leading Harper Macleod’s international team, working with clients and law firms across the globe, and coordinates the South Africa and USA desks, as part of Harper Macleod’s international offering.

Gordon is a Law Society of Scotland accredited specialist in Insolvency Law.

He is also joint Journal Editor/Publications Officer for the Insolvency Section of the International Bar Association (IBA).


Qualified in 1980. 2000-2008 Regional Managing Partner and Head of Business Support and Restructuring, DLA Piper Scotland; 2008 – 2012, Partner and Head of Corporate Recovery & Insolvency, Semple Fraser; 2012 – Head of International and Head of Restructuring, Harper Macleod


Gordon was accredited as a commercial mediator by CEDR in 1994 and is also a member of the Law Society of Scotland Commercial Mediation Accreditation Panel.


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Scotland > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

(Hall of Fame)

Gordon HollerinHarper Macleod LLP

Leveraging six offices across Scotland, Harper Macleod LLP acts across bank-led restructurings and refinances, administrations, CVAs and liquidations, demonstrating particular proficiency within the sports and retail sectors. Gordon Hollerin is often active in multinational insolvency cases, notably serving as Publications Officer of the International Bar Association Insolvency Section; he co-leads the department alongside James Lloyd, a go-to within the field of personal insolvency.