Legal 500

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Greenhalgh Kerr are recommended in the Legal 500 for debt recovery.

From the 2012 edition “Partners Ian Greenhalgh and Richard Kerr are excellent”.

In 2013 the Debt Recovery team was described as “a very professional well run outfit and is particularly recommended by consumer finance and leasing sector clients”.

In the 2014 publication “Richard Kerr provides clear honest advice to finance and leasing sector clients”.

The latest from 2015: The ‘impressive’ team at Greenhalgh Kerr is ‘quick to respond’, and ‘delivers exceptional client service’. Richard Kerr is ‘very thorough’.

From 2017: ‘Specialist firm’ Greenhalgh Kerr deals exclusively with debt recovery and insolvency matters, as well as associated litigation. The ‘persistent and diligent’ debt recovery team (whose ‘technical and legislative knowledge is second to none’) regularly handles debt recovery matters related to the leasing and finance industry, and its growing local authority team handles complex recovery matters for 53 councils across England and Wales, including the collection of unpaid business rates. The team also has a strong track record in advising clients in the student accommodation sector. Key figures include department head Richard Kerr, who ‘takes a hands-on approach’; and leasing team head Daniel Tate, who specialises in asset based finance and advises on debt collection, return of goods and breach of contract disputes. Also recommended are ‘excellent communicator’ Steven Owens, who is ‘an all-round performer’, and Warren Usden.