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Tom Withyman


About Tom

Tom is a Partner who has over 20 years’ experience in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency law and has excellent technical expertise. He acts for banks, insolvency practitioners, under-performing companies, directors and creditors. He has particular expertise in the restructuring of charities. His recent experience includes advising banks on recovery strategies in the real estate, retail and education sectors. He also regularly provides independent advice to directors of distressed companies.

Tom is a Fellow of the Association of Business Recovery Professionals and is a licensed insolvency practitioner.  Tom headed the team that won Insolvency Law Firm of the Year at the 2011 Insolvency and Rescue Awards and was named Client Choice Awards 2012 Restructuring and Insolvency award winner for the UK. Chambers UK 2015 describes him as “exceptionally good at handling highly technical issues". He is highly regarded for his client service.


MA – Emmanuel College, Cambridge University

Guildford College of Law