With over 20 years’ experience in the sector, Melissa is one of our experts in insolvency – whether threatened or realised – in relation to corporate or personal matters. She has extensive experience in advising a broad range of stakeholders, including insolvency practitioners, directors, creditors and shareholders or lenders.
For these clients and others, Melissa specialises in the areas of business disposals and acquisitions, asset realisation and preservation, challenging antecedent transactions and misfeasance, security, and defending disqualification proceedings. She is ranked in the Chambers UK guide.
Banking and Finance
Melissa’s experience and expertise make her an important part of our Banking and Finance team, where she works predominantly with companies in financial distress, assisting with the exit or restructure of financing, priorities and subordination, security arrangements, addressing deficiencies and indeed enforcement, as well as guiding stakeholders to and through appropriate insolvency processes.
Melissa is a key source of insight and guidance to board members on their duties when securing finance, and also helps them to tread that challenging path of trading when cash is tight. Melissa thrives on working collaboratively and creatively with clients to guide companies and stakeholders through what are often difficult and stressful times.