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Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

ST ANN'S WHARF, 112 QUAYSIDE, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, NE1 3DX, ENGLAND
Tel:
Work 0345 415 0000
Fax:
Fax 0344 984 1501
DX:
61191 NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Email:
Web:
www.womblebonddickinson.com

Julian Gill

Tel:
Work 0191 279 9659
Email:
Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP

Work Department

Restructuring and insolvency.

Position

Partner acting for insolvency practitioners, banks, asset-based lenders and companies in formal and advisory roles, such as restructuring and turnaround, including manufacturing, retail, hospitality, real estate and service industries with particular expertise in contentious asset recovery cases.

Career

Trained Alsop Wilkinson; qualified 1989; partner, Robert Muckle 1996; partner, Watson Burton LLP 2001; partner, Dickinson Dees 2008; partner, Bond Dickinson on merger 2013; partner, Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP on combination 2017.

Member

Insolvency Lawyers’ Association; R3 (former regional chairman).

Education

Tudor Grange School; Sheffield University (1985 LLB Hons)


North: Finance

Insolvency and corporate recovery

Within: Insolvency and corporate recovery

Womble Bond Dickinson (UK) LLP's team acts on the sale of insolvent businesses, advises creditors on asset recovery matters and handles fraud investigations including the disqualification of directors accused of fraud. With particular sector expertise in chemicals and manufacturing, leisure, healthcare, retail and energy, the team regularly acts for banks, insolvency practitioners and LPA receivers. Julian Gill (who jointly heads the team with  Peter Maxwell and Sally Dallow) assisted the administrators of Fuda International Trading Company with the sale of the company’s assets, which traded as Hobart Rose and manufactured furniture and soft furnishings for well-known retailers, and acted for Santander in the restructuring of a circa £3.6m facility issued to a care home group. Maxwell and Dallow acted for the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy in successfully winding up UK and overseas companies on public interest grounds following investigations by the Insolvency Service. This included a number of companies involved in unauthorised money lending activities to members of the public.

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