Insolvency & Business Recovery

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We take swift action to reduce the effect of insolvency for our clients and to reduce the long-term impact of financial uncertainty.

Our solicitors will respond swiftly with practical and professional advice and support. The Insolvency and Business Recovery team is headed up by John Bradshaw, who has more than 20 years’ experience in insolvency and business recovery issues for professional, institutional, commercial and individual clients across East Anglia.

We can provide effective legal support to deal with issues including:

  • Late or partial customer payments
  • Cashflow difficulties resulting in late or partial payments to your suppliers, landlord, HMRC or general creditors
  • Demands for payment that you struggle to meet on time
  • Insolvency proceedings or other debt-related court proceedings against you
  • Failed delivery of goods and / or services on time
  • A tenant falling behind with rent payments or going into insolvency
  • Customers or suppliers going into insolvency, e.g. a company voluntary arrangement, administration or liquidation
  • Review and potential re-negotiation of the terms of your company’s voluntary arrangement if the business is struggling to meet those commitments
  • We can also assist in recovering monies owed to you and would be pleased to discuss the options available to you in that regard

Our professionals will enable you to make informed, critical, and time-pressured decisions. Among other tasks, we seek to ensure that your rights are protected, and that your own obligations are managed appropriately. Our effective legal support is focused where possible on:

  • Preserving the value of your business and assets
  • Safeguarding your employees’ jobs
  • Maximising the potential returns from customer debts
  • Managing relationships with your creditors
  • Exploring alternatives to a terminal insolvency event, such as liquidation (e.g. administration of a
  • Company Voluntary Arrangement)
  • Reducing the potential for actions against those managing the business in any subsequent insolvency process (i.e. claims brought by the office-holder under the provisions of the Insolvency Act 1986)

For excellent insolvency legal support, talk to our solicitors in Ipswich, Suffolk.

Contact us, we are here to help.

“The assistance received has always been relevant, useful and easy to understand and I would not hesitate in recommending you.”

Insolvency & Business Recovery
Key Contacts


John Bradshaw
01473‍ 617310
Sarah Mower
Senior Associate and Chartered Legal Executive 
01473‍ 617304