Partner, K&L Gates


Edward is a partner in the bankruptcy/insolvency practice group of K&L Gates's London office. His practice focuses on non-contentious insolvency matters and business recovery, in particular the restructuring and refinancing of companies and groups. He represents creditor interests in a wide range of matters, from work-outs to the enforcement of security. He also advises debtors, corporate boards and investors. Edward acts for both officeholders and purchasers in respect of distressed business and asset sales.

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Areas of Practice

Banking and Finance
  • Year Qualified



    University of Durham: BA (Hons), 1992
    College of Law, London: CPE, 1994; LPC, 1995