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Name: Gillian Carty
Firm Name: Shepherd & Wedderburn
Country: Scotland
Expertise: Insolvency & Restructuring Law

Telephone: +44 (0)131 473 5138
Fax: +44 (0)131 228 1222
Email: [email protected]

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Professional Biography:

Gillian is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner, a specialist in insolvency law accredited by the Law Society of Scotland and is a member of the Law Society’s Insolvency Solicitors’ Committee. Clients have described her as “an exceptional lawyer who is practical, measured and thorough”. She deals with both contentious and non-contentious insolvency work with a particular focus on insolvency litigation, banking and finance litigation and debt recovery. Gillian is very highly regarded for the depth of her technical knowledge in the field of restructuring and insolvency and her shrewd commercial approach. She also has a wealth of advocacy experience and experience in contentious tax having represented clients and appeared many times before the Tax Tribunal.

Admitted in Scotland.

Recognition:

Gillian Carty wins particular praise for her “intelligent and pragmatic” advice and for her handling of high-value litigation. Sources regard her as “an exceptional lawyer whose technical ability never fails to impress,” and also describe her as “a pleasure to deal with at all times.” – Chambers, Restructuring/Insolvency

Practice:

Shepherd and Wedderburn is a leading UK law firm. From offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen and the City of London, the firm delivers comprehensive multi-jurisdictional legal advice across every business sector as well as offering the full range of private client and wealth management services.

Regarded by many as the go-to firm for specialist advice in real estate; energy and natural resources; and financial and banking sectors, Shepherd and Wedderburn also has an impressive track record in advising clients from across other industries and sectors. FTSE and AIM companies, large SMEs, and public service organisations are counted among its clients.

With 81 partners and more than 500 staff, Shepherd and Wedderburn has the expertise, experience and depth of resource to deliver what our clients need.

As a founding member of the World Services Group, Shepherd and Wedderburn is able to respond to clients’ needs swiftly and effectively anywhere in the world. Currently the firm serves clients in 92 jurisdictions.

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