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SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Successfully defending three directors against director disqualification proceedings and stopping a claim from the liquidator

We were instructed by three directors of a company which had been placed into liquidation, The directors faced Disqualification proceedings in respect of certain pre-insolvency...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Successfully defending a director disqualification claim

Our client was the founder and managing director of an independent financial advisors, which, following a rejected insurance claim, was placed into liquidation. ...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Reducing the term of a disqualification and obtaining court permission for a director to remain a director of another business

Our client was the sole director of a substantial construction company with a well-established reputation in the industry and an extremely valuable pipeline of...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Reducing the term of a director disqualification

We were instructed on behalf of three individuals who were directors of a company which used GSM Gateway technology to offer landline to mobile...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Reducing the period of a director disqualification

Our client was a director of a Pine Furniture Company which entered into liquidation. The Insolvency Service issued director disqualification proceedings against him in...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping three directors to minimise the outcome of disqualification proceedings

Our clients were directors of a company which provided security personnel to companies and had also won a major contract to supply security staff...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping seven directors avoid disqualification

We acted for seven separate directors of a large group of companies involved in cutting edge digital technology applications. Unfortunately, the group of companies...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping a surveyor and property developer retain his right to hold a directorship

Our client was a surveyor and property developer who had a number of companies but had failed to file accounts and annual returns at...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping a husband and wife avoid director disqualification and get their legal costs paid back

Our clients were a husband and wife who set up a journalism training company for students in 2001. The company had successfully trained many...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping a former director to successfully defend director disqualification proceedings and get all his costs back

Our client was a former director of a group of companies which entered into administration following the recession in 2009. The group companies undertook...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping a disqualified director gain permission to remain in place as a director of another company

Our clients were a husband and wife who ran a logistics company which faced financial difficulties and subsequently entered into insolvency proceedings. Subsequently...

SMEs, directors & shareholders
- Director services

Helping a director to remain acting as a director of 17 separate companies despite a disqualification undertaking

Our client was a director of a £100 million turnover group of companies involved in property development. He had also become a director of...

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