Irwin Mitchell Boosts Restructuring Team Appointment Continues IM’s Investment In Growing Business Team 09.12.2013 David Shirt, Press Officer | 0161 838 3094 The Leeds office of national law firm, Irwin Mitchell, has continued to boost its Business Legal Services team with the appointment of insolvency solicitor, Sophie Shuttleworth. Sophie, who moves from Gordons in Leeds, specialises in both contentious and non-contentious insolvency work for both businesses and individuals. Typical work would includes advising company directors, individuals or insolvency practitioners in relation to distressed transactions, including pre-packaged deals. Sophie is also involved in providing advice to lenders and LPA Receivers with the aim of realising the property for the benefit of the lender. Other advice includes supporting clients on matters such as supply chain issues preceding insolvency and retention of title issues. Commenting on her decision to join Irwin Mitchell, Sophie said: "Irwin Mitchell is an established name in the commercial arena and I’m excited to be joining a growing and innovative firm with such a strong reputation. "Joining Irwin Mitchell provides me with an exciting new challenge within a large and dynamic team and offers me the opportunity to work on a varied range of work." Irwin Mitchell in Leeds recently announced that it had appointed IP partner, Alex Newman, from Squire Sanders. Key contact Andrew Walker Partner +44 (0)770 352 5419 Email Andrew Press contact David Shirt Press Officer 0161 838 3094 Email David Tags Insolvency Andrew Walker Leeds Related articles 20.03.2019Government Issues Recommendation for Leasehold Reform 15.03.2019Irwin Mitchell Recruits Hundreds Of Volunteers For Red Nose Day 2019 15.03.2019Irwin Mitchell Scoops Hat-trick At Birmingham Law Society Legal Awards 13.03.2019Sheffield City Region Launches Global Innovation Corridor At MIPIM 2019 08.03.2019Irwin Mitchell Launches Women in Law Timeline 05.03.2019Does A Rest Break At Work Have To Be Continuous?