Simon Whitfield

Call 2009

“He is good at cutting through the chaff and getting to the real points.”

Chambers and Partners 2020
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Simon advises clients on all aspects of corporate and personal insolvency. He adopts a practical, pragmatic, and commercial approach.

Insolvency Cases

Appearing for a Trustee in Bankruptcy on a contested discharge from bankruptcy.

Advising the Liquidator of a company on the liability of former directors.

Advising on aspects of insolvency set-off.

Appearing for numerous petitioning creditors on contested bankruptcy and winding
up petitions.

Acting for a local authority creditor in successfully resisting an application to annul
a bankruptcy order under s.282 Insolvency Act