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Tim Matthewson

Call: 2014   

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

Insolvency

Tim has a busy and diverse insolvency practice. He has extensive experience of applications under the Insolvency Act 1986, including in relation to winding up and bankruptcy petitions.

Recent notable instructions include:

  • Acting as junior counsel in relation to a claim that US$25 million was owed to a bankrupt and therefore vested in the trustee in bankruptcy.
  • Advising a liquidator in relation to misfeasance and wrongful trading claims.
  • Advising the directors of a company in administration.
  • Appearing in an application under s.366 of the Insolvency Act.
  • Acting as junior counsel in Cooke v Parker [2017] EWHC 1028 (Ch.), an application for the discharge of receivers appointed over a solvent company.
  • Appearing in numerous winding up and bankruptcy petitions and related applications.