3PB’s Insolvency Group advises on all aspects of corporate and personal insolvency and combine expertise in this area with a commercial and practical approach. We act on behalf of clients including debtors, creditors, companies, directors and insolvency practitioners in both contentious and non-contentious matters. Our team regularly appear in the High Court including the Companies Court and the Bankruptcy Division and in County Courts across the country.

Our specialist team offers expertise in:

  • Winding up
  • Administration
  • Receivership
  • Liquidation
  • Misfeasance
  • Directors Disqualification
  • Wrongful Trading
  • Transactions at an undervalue
  • Preferences
  • Bankruptcy
  • Public examinations
  • Voluntary arrangements (corporate and individual)
  • Asset Recovery
  • Partnership & shareholder disputes, including corporate breakups

The Head of the Insolvency Group Cheryl Jones was appointed a Deputy Bankrutpcy Registrar in 2008 and frequently sits in the Bankruptcy Division and Companies Court in the High Court. She was also appointed as a Recorder in 2010 sitting in the South-East Region. Other members of the team have been recognised by the Legal Directories for their experience, including  James Davies: “3PB’s James Davies is recommended for commercial disputes and insolvency matters” (Legal 500 UK 2013/2014) and Victoria Jones: “At 3PB insolvency specialist Victoria Jones is also recommended.” (Legal 500 UK 2013/2014).

The interaction and cross over between insolvency and other specialist areas such as property, financial mis-selling, fraud, criminal proceedings  and  commercial litigation is key to the advice and service offered by 3PB.  Offering real expertise across our core practice areas gives real benefit to our clients and allows for expeditious resolution to their disputes.

Our team regularly provides tailored training and seminars to solicitors and insolvency practitioners. Most recently a panel of 3PB members attended the R3 Southern Region – Thames Valley Meeting with Cheryl Jones speaking on insolvency in the context of matrimonial proceedings.

Appropriately qualified members of the Group accept instructions on a Direct Access basis.

Please see individual members’ profiles for further information.