Restructuring & Insolvency

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Meet The Team

Straightforward, clear and strategic advice to stressed, distressed and insolvent businesses throughout all stages of the demise curve.

With years of in-depth experience across all business sectors, our multidisciplinary Restructuring & Insolvency team has a proven track record in advising business owners, directors, creditors and investors on both contentious and non-contentious restructuring and insolvency matters.

As a team of experienced restructuring and insolvency advisers, our breadth of knowledge spans several key practice areas from employment, corporate and commercial, real estate finance, banking and finance, litigation, and real estate. We partner with lenders, investors, corporates, banks, and trustees to provide no-nonsense advice and strategic planning.

Our expert advice covers:

  • Restructures and reorganisations
  • Contingency planning
  • Scheme of Arrangement, Company Voluntary Arrangements (CVAs), administrations and liquidations and receivership
  • Debt restructuring and rescheduling
  • Distressed sales, mergers, and acquisitions
  • Equity capital raising
  • Formal insolvency proceedings and refinancings
  • Asset and business acquisitions and disposals
  • Directors’ duties and corporate governance
  • Dispute resolution and asset recovery
  • Advice to insolvency practitioners
  • Restructuring and turnaround
  • Loan enforcement and contingency planning


  • The Corporate Team is ranked Tier 1 in The Legal 500
  • The Corporate Team is ranked Band 1 by Chambers and Partners


“The team consistently displays a complete commitment to supporting you in getting the engagement completed successfully and efficiently.”

“Highly personable individuals across the team, able to translate their demonstrable strong technical knowledge into “easy to understand” language and advice.”

“Great team, stuff full of exciting talent and genuinely nice people.”

“The corporate team at Acuity are true business partners to our company. They provide essential advice in a timely professional manner.”

“Engagement with Acuity was a pleasure. The whole team was on the ball, attentive, explained everything in layman’s terms throughout the whole process.”

Aisha Wardell, Partner at Acuity Law

Aisha Wardell

Beverley Jones, Partner at Acuity Law

Beverley Jones

Claire Knowles, Employment Partner at Acuity Law

Claire Knowles

Managing Partner
Gareth Baker, Partner at Acuity Law

Gareth Baker


Jared Ursell

Senior Associate

Hannah Jones

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