Rachel Brown is an experienced commercial litigator specialising in insolvency litigation and disputes involving distressed businesses.
Rachel is a pragmatic solicitor who enjoys building strong client relationships. She is committed to achieving the best outcome for her clients.
She regularly advises officeholders, directors, creditors (secured or unsecured) and lenders on formal insolvency procedures. She also provides strategic advice to individuals and businesses in times of distress. Rachel is able to assist with domestic and international insolvency issues, including complex cross-border cases, and regularly deals with cross-border recoveries.
Rachel also regularly advises on issues relating to directors' duties and liabilities. This includes claims for:
- misfeasance, wrongful trading and fraudulent trading under the Insolvency Act
- claims for breach of duties under the Companies Act
- director disqualification claims and claims for repayment of overdrawn loan accounts.
She can also assist with any issues relating to the service of a statutory demand or winding up petition.