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Emily Drake

Senior Associate

  • Location: London
  • Email: Emily Drake
  • Direct Telephone: +44 (0) 20 7653 1630
  • Direct Fax: +44 (0) 20 7653 1601

Expertise

Emily is a senior associate in the Restructuring team and specialises in contentious insolvency matters with a particular emphasis on fraud.

Experience

Emily predominantly advises insolvency practitioners in relation to claims such as misfeasance, wrongful and fraudulent trading, transactions at an undervalue, preference claims and transactions defrauding creditors.

Successes

Acted for liquidators in relation to claims for breach of duty and antecedent transactions arising out of the use of unlawful tax schemes and missing trader fraud, including matters where respondents were resident out of the jurisdiction.

Advised a liquidator of a high street retailer in connection with claims arising out of the sale of the business and subsequent administration of the company.

Interests

Emily enjoys reading and the opera. She also enjoys sport with a particular focus on netball, squash and badminton.