Members of Chambers have acted for or against insolvency practitioners and LPA receivers in many High Court claims, including where receivers are alleged to have failed to realise the true value of assets following bankruptcy or corporate insolvency. Counsel also have substantial experience of coverage disputes between IPs and their insurers, including in cases where dishonesty is alleged against the insured.

Cases involving insolvency practitioners include:

  • Prosser v. Castle Sanderson and Others [2002] EWCA Civ 1140
  • Dhillon v Siddiqui [2008] EWHC 2020 (Ch)
  • Midland Packaging v HW [2011] PNLR 1
  • Moria v Bednash [2011] EWHC 839 (Ch)



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