Serena trained with and qualified into the Restructuring and Insolvency team in 2015.
She is experienced in all areas of both contentious and non-contentious insolvency and restructuring matters. She advises insolvency practitioners, companies, individuals, creditors and debtors on a breadth of insolvency and distress issues.
She has particular experience in claims brought under the Insolvency Act 1986, specifically for insolvency practitioners in actions against third parties, and for individuals and companies subject to insolvency proceedings or requiring advice and assistance in bringing or defending actions.
Serena has recently become a student member of R3.
- Acted for an individual on a statutory demand set aside application issued by an Irish Bank for a sum in excess of £45 million.
- Acted for a creditor on a disputed administration application.
- Acted in a substantial action in relation to the disputed beneficial ownership of 11 properties registered in the sole name of the bankrupt.
- Acted for a number of individuals in applications for leave to be directors and re-use trading names pursuant to Section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986.