Kate undertakes a broad spectrum of commercial litigation whilst specialising in insolvency. She regularly appears in both the High Court and the County Court, with significant trial and injunctive advocacy experience.
Kateâ??s insolvency practice encompasses, sham transactions; transactional avoidance; preference payments; defrauding creditors; trust deeds; declaratory relief; income payments orders; enforcement; contested winding up proceedings; administration orders; and injunctive relief, both in respect of freezing orders and in respect of the presentation/advertisement of winding up petitions. This includes proceedings in which there is a foreign jurisdictional element and in which it is necessary to advise on the cross-boarder part of the claim.
In addition, Kate has experience of the law of receivership, the appointment of receivers, and their duties. She has successfully acted for receivers in claims brought against them and in obtaining injunctive relief.