Suzanne Knowles

Suzanne Knowles

Senior Associate

Expertise

  • Corporate
  • Corporate Restructuring and Recovery

WSG Practice Industries

Activity

Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP
Scotland

Profile

Suzanne is in the Finance and Restructuring team in Edinburgh. She acts for a wide range of banks, borrowers and insolvency practitioners in relation to corporate restructuring and insolvency matters.

She has also undertaken secondments to two major banking institutions, which involved advising on distressed debt matters and debt portfolio sales.

 

Areas of Practice

Corporate | Corporate Restructuring and Recovery

Articles

Changes to the director disqualification regime – what directors need to know
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, January 2022

The Rating (Coronavirus) and Directors Disqualification (Dissolved Companies) Act 2021 received Royal Assent on 15 December 2021.  The Act implements changes to the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 (the CDDA). Importantly, it will allow the Insolvency Service to investigate the conduct of directors of dissolved companies.  What is the current position? The CDDA allows the Insolvency Service to investigate the conduct of directors of insolvent companies...