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Anna Littler

Call: 2008   

+44 (0)20 7306 0102alittler@wilberforce.co.uk

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Anna undertakes a wide range of contentious company and insolvency work, including:

  • bankruptcy and insolvency proceedings (including jurisdictional and service issues)
  • shareholder disputes (including s.994 petitions)
  • actions against directors for breach of duty by companies/liquidators
  • antecedent transactions
  • wrongful/fraudulent trading

Her recent work includes:

  • acting for the liquidators of a Caymanian hedge fund in their claim against its former auditors
  • acting for the liquidators of an English company in their claims relating to antecedent transactions and wrongful trading against the company’s former directors.
  • acting as sole counsel for a minority shareholder pursuing a claim under s.994 of the Companies Act 2006 for unfair prejudice in which it is alleged that the business and assets of the company have been unfairly diverted/transferred out of the company by the majority shareholders/directors
  • acting as sole counsel for the liquidators of a company pursuing an action against its former directors in relation to an alleged fraud perpetrated against a third party through the company

She is also a contributor to the 2018 edition of Kerr & Hunter, Receivers and Administrators (Sweet & Maxwell).