New Two-Year Role For Leading Restructuring And Insolvency Lawyer
Irwin Mitchell has announced that Restructuring and Insolvency partner, Doug Robertson, has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Non-Administrative Receivers Association (NARA) for the next two years.
Established in 1995, NARA is the only trade body for Fixed Charge Receivers and consists of professionals from the property, legal, and insolvency disciplines. With over 350 members, NARA works to maintain high standards in the profession and advocate for positive changes in regulations.
NARA's objectives include promoting the role of Fixed Charge Receivers, ensuring exemplary standards among practitioners, and engaging with government ministers and departments. The association also provides education and training to its members, facilitates relationships between Property & Fixed Charge Receivers and lenders, and collaborates with other professional and trade associations providing Practicing Licences.
Doug Robertson has been a member of NARA's main council since his appointment in 2015. His appointment as Chairman of NARA reflects his extensive experience in insolvency, particularly in property insolvency. He has advised banks, insolvency practitioners, and businesses in need of insolvency or restructuring advice. Doug has also achieved success in handling bulk LPA Receivership instructions and property recovery for various banks and lenders.
Expert Opinion"I am honoured to take on the role of Chairman for NARA and excited to work alongside the dedicated members of the association. I am committed to upholding the highest standards within our profession and driving positive change. NARA plays a crucial role in fostering greater understanding and promoting best practices among Property & Fixed Charge Receivers. I look forward to leading NARA in this important mission over the next two years.” Doug Robertson, Restructuring & Insolvency partner at Irwin Mitchell