Melissa joined our London Restructuring team in September 2020, having completed her training contract in our Manchester office. Melissa has spent time on secondment to the in-house legal team of one of our corporate and commercial clients. 

Melissa has acted on transactional and contentious matters for banks, insolvency practitioners, turnaround investors and companies. 

  • Acted for a turnaround private equity investor on their purchase of a large golfing retailer from administrators. 
  • Acted for administrators on the pre-pack sale of a high street retail business including a large portfolio of stores.
  • Advised a number of banks and funders on the validity and enforceability of their security. 
  • Acted for receivers on the sale of properties. 
  • Advised lenders on the enforcement of security against individuals and companies.