Andy Stirk > Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP > Leeds, England > Lawyer Profile

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP
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Work Department

Restructuring and insolvency.


Andy is a partner in the restructuring and insolvency team in Leeds. Before joining the firm he worked at DLA Piper in Leeds for over 11 years. Andy specialises in advising banks, other financial institutions and companies on restructuring and turnaround of businesses and property investments. He has spent 9 months on secondment at one of the main UK banks working closely with the business support and distressed property teams. He regularly advises insolvency practitioners and other specialists in restructuring and insolvency related assignments. Andy has advised on various sectors including healthcare, hotels, leisure, retail, real estate, charities, education and football clubs.


Senior associate, DLA Piper 2001; partner, Dickinson Dees 2012; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination in 2017.

Lawyer Rankings

Yorkshire and the Humber > Finance > Insolvency and corporate recovery

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Andy StirkWomble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP ‘provide clients with an excellent service’  and has strong relationships with a range of insolvency practitioners across Yorkshire and nationally. The group handles the full gamut of restructuring issues, with particular expertise in the education, technology, leisure and healthcare sectors; practice head Andy Stirk is also the UK sector head for healthcare. Sam Dixon advises in relation to distressed businesses, charities and public service providers. The team was strengthened in 2022 by the arrival of Victoria Procter, who brings notable expertise in the retail, professional services and agriculture sectors.