Debt Recovery & Insolvency

Our team of specialist solicitors understand that unpaid debts need to be pursued as quickly and expeditiously as is possible.

We aim to ensure the best outcome for our clients, by understanding the personal intricacies of each matter and by offering them straightforward, reasoned advice. We ensure the appointment of the appropriate level of solicitor for the matter, and they in turn will provide clear, strategic advice, so that informed decisions can be made. All of this is imperative to ensure that these matters can be pursued with the minimum of interference to you/your business and you recover what you are owed as soon as is possible.


The department acts on behalf of companies, partnerships and individuals offering a bespoke service which is appropriate taking into consideration the circumstances and the desires of the client. We pursue the matter through the pre-action procedure (ensuring where required each stage is complied with), the commencement of court proceedings and the obtaining of a Judgment. We also utilise our extensive expertise in providing you with recommendations and advice as to the most effective method of enforcing a Judgement if payment is not made.

We act on behalf of debtors negotiating repayment options and, where required providing guidance as to the insolvency/bankruptcy options. We appreciate that such matters can be a sensitive and difficult situations to navigate, and this is why our team offer efficiently exceptional consultation, recommendations and referrals as can be appropriate.

We strive to explore all legal options with each of our clients in great depth in a friendly, approachable, cohesive yet tactical way.

All of the fee earners within the Dispute Resolution Department are fully qualified solicitors. The solicitors have varying levels of experience and a combined experience of more than 50 plus years’ conducting claims of this nature. We work proactively as a team to progress a claim, pooling our knowledge and experience to pursue the best possible outcome for our clients.

We utilise our years of knowledge of the court systems and the Civil Procedure Rules to offer clear pragmatic advice to the options available, and to provide recommendations as to how best to deal with the situation in an efficient and economic manner.

How we work

We will meet with you to take instructions in relation to all of the issues and provide you with a pragmatic plan to resolve the issues that you have effectively. We will provide you with advice and guide you through the process using our expert knowledge to the systems and procedures available.

Why choose Hunt & Coombs Debt Recovery & Insolvency?

We provide a personal service so you will know who will be conducting your matter from start to finish and you will know how to contact them.

We have many years’ of experience in dealing with claims of this nature and will use that experience to your benefit by pursuing your matter as economically and expeditiously as possible.

For further information on how we can help you with debt recovery and insolvency contact the dispute resolution team on 01733 882800, email [email protected] or complete our Contact Us form.

Debt Recovery & Insolvency Lawyers

Helen Townsend LLB (Hons)

Partner - Team Leader Dispute Resolution

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Partner - Team Leader Dispute Resolution

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