Case Studies for:

Director Disqualification, Insolvency, Restructuring and Insolvency Litigation.

Plus case studies for Commercial Litigation, Regulatory Disputes and Construction Disputes

On this page, you will find case studies of our work here at the Neil Davies Partnership, in our key areas of specialism: Director DisqualificationInsolvency and RestructuringInsolvency LitigationCommercial LitigationRegulatory Disputes, and Construction Disputes.

Our 3 most recent case studies are shown below, with all older case studies being archived into the relevant specialism category.

Simply select the specialism category you want to explore to see all of our case studies in that category. In each category, the case studies are arranged chronologically, with the most recent at the top.

Case Studies

If you would like more detail on any of these case studies or if you need our help and advice in solving problems you or your business have in any of our specialisms, please contact us or call 0121 200 7040, for a FREE initial consultation.

Commercial Litigation Specialists and BHS

Commercial Litigation Specialists – Recovering Unpaid for Goods from the Administrator of BHS.  The commercial litigation specialists here at Neil Davies and Partners were recently instructed by a multi-national client on a cross-border dispute over £100,000 worth of goods ordered

Misfeasance Claims Case Studies

We are specialists in defending directors against misfeasance claims, which are often made by liquidators alleging that the specific conduct of a director constitutes misfeasance and therefore a breach of the statutory duties owed by the director to the company and its creditors, under section 212 of the Insolvency Act 1986. This article looks at two of our recent misfeasance claims cases, showing how we advised our client and significantly reduced the claims against them

Misfeasance Claims Against Directors

We are representing the director of a company that entered into voluntary liquidation at the end of December 2012. The liquidator is bringing various claims against the director including misfeasance claims arising out of section 212 of the Insolvency Act 1986. This case study, in what is an on-going case, shows our approach to defending Misfeasance Claims against directors, and details what we consider to be the likely outcome.

Latest News & Blog

  • Director Disqualification and Compensation Orders

    Director Disqualification Compensation Orders. New Law, bad news for Directors and possibly office holders.  Has the law changed on Director Disqualification?  The answer is yes. The changes began on 01 October 2015, when new provisions relating to the Company Directors Disqualification Act 1986 (‘CDDA’) were introduced as part of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015. Essentially, these new provisions tightened up the rules on Director Disqualification in several areas, to prevent Directors who have shown themselves to be unfit, from continuing to act as Directors for a specified, future period, without permission of the Court. Read more →


  • Director Disqualification Proceedings Dropped By Insolvency Service

    This testimonial is from a client who was threatened with Director Disqualification proceedings by the Insolvency Service. When we were instructed, the investigation was already well advanced. We had to move quickly before proceedings were commenced. With determination, passion and effort and using our experience and knowledge of how best to respond to the Insolvency Service, we were able to persuade the Insolvency Service to abandon its investigation before proceedings were commenced.

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