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Mark Higgins

Chairman of Ascent & Partner

Biography

Mark is a Partner and Chairman of Ascent, a specialist law firm providing debt recovery and litigation services. He also sits on the Executive Board for Business Legal Services at Irwin Mitchell. 

Mark is also a regular contributor to leading UK journals and has written two books.

Recent highlights:

  • Maintaining the firm’s relationships with major financial clients such as RBS, Lloyds Banking Group, HSBC and UK Asset Resolutions.
  • As Chairman of Ascent, he has furthered the overall business growth supported by a culture of regulatory compliance, ambitious market-specific objectives, acquisitions and introduction of innovative services to ensure that Ascent is recognised both among debt recovery law firms and externally as the undisputed market leader.

Read My Comments On The Latest News

  • 18/04/2018
    Glasgow-Based Firm Looks To Continue Winning Tradition At Credit Awards

    “The Credit Awards are highly regarded in the industry and it’s fantastic to be shortlisted in not one, but two categories at the awards. “These are recognition of all the team’s hard-work and underpin the commitment from everyone at Ascent, and the continued investment into our business to ensure we deliver market leading solutions which safeguard the interest of customers at all times.”

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  • 12/04/2018
    Refuweegee To Receive £5,000 Donation From Irwin Mitchell

    “It’s an honour to be able to provide this record donation to a truly fantastic cause in our local community. “Last year we celebrated 20 years of the IMCF and I am delighted that thanks to the creativity and generosity of Irwin Mitchell employees, we made our anniversary year a record breaking one. “Everyone at IM is passionate about giving back to the communities we operate in and making a real difference to the lives of those supported by our Charities of the Year. “We are incredibly proud of what we have achieved last year. Hearing how Refuweegee is going to use the donation, and the positive impact that will have on those coming to the city, is spurring on our staff to think of bigger and better ways to fundraise for this year’s good cause.”

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  • 15/12/2017
    Glasgow-Based Firm Continues Winning Tradition At Credit & Collections Technology Awards

    “This award underpins the commitment from everyone at Ascent, and the continued investment into our business to ensure we deliver market leading solutions which safeguard the interest of customers at all times.”

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  • 11/12/2017
    Refugee Charity To Benefit After Glasgow Lawyers Smash Fundraising Target

    “The Irwin Mitchell Charities Foundation has been an incredible success since its launch and its 20th anniversary is undoubtedly something to celebrate. “We are immensely proud to have been able to support a host of fantastic causes down the years and are committed to helping many more going forward. “The fundraising drive across October was fantastic fun and we are delighted to be able to pass on a donation to support the incredible and vital work of Refuweegee.”

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