Laura Edwards Associate

Contact Information

+44 20 3321 6283

Personal Profile

Laura is an Associate in the Fraud and Dispute Resolution department, specialising in corporate recovery and insolvency. Her areas of practice include corporate and personal insolvency, debt recovery, financial restructuring, fraud, corporate and commercial disputes and financial litigation.

Laura is a member of R3 Association of Business Recovery Professionals and the Insolvency Lawyers Association.

Key Experience

  • Acting for companies, company directors and individuals in relation to distressed financial situations, formal insolvency procedures and restructuring options.
  • Acting in relation to the appointment of administrators, liquidators and trustees in bankruptcy.
  • Acting for and advising lenders and creditors in relation to insolvent and/or defaulting debtors and debt recovery solutions.
  • Acting for insolvency office-holders in relation to both contentious and non-contentious aspects of insolvency processes in domestic and international matters.
  • Acting in relation to litigation brought within the context of insolvency procedures, including antecedent transaction claims and other causes of action under the insolvency legislation. Defending claims on behalf of individuals and companies to defend actions and also has considerable experience acting for office-holders bringing such claims.

Career History

Associate, Mishcon de Reya LLP
Solicitor, Mishcon de Reya
Associate, Charles Russell LLP
Trainee Solicitor, Veale Wasbrough Vizards
University of West of England, LPC (Distinction)
University of Reading, LLB (Hons) (First)