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Name: Difficult Debtors: Court expectations and essential steps to achieve a successful recovery
Date: September 20, 2018
Time: 9:45 AM - 1:00 PM BST
Registration: Register Now
Event Description:


The Somerset Chamber of Commerce and Clarke Willmott LLP invite you to the following Seminar, it will cover the debt pre-action protocol and the impact on Court proceedings​.

Over half of UK businesses suffer from late payments and sometimes Court action is required to achieve payment from a difficult debtor. However, often businesses fail to achieve a successful or cost-effective outcome in Court because they haven't followed the correct processes and procedures beforehand.  

This seminar 
 designed for finance directors, financial controllers, credit controllers and others working in the finance or credit control functions of commercial businesses reviews the Pre-Action Protocols and the significant requirements placed on businesses prior to issuing Court proceedings.

Additional areas include:

How your actions before Court proceedings can assist a cost-effective & successful outcome
Managing disputes & tips for resolution  
Unrepresented debtors' understanding the Court's approach & strategies for success

Phil Roberts is a Chartered Legal Executive and a Partner at Clarke Willmott LLP. He has over 18 years' experience in the debt recovery industry and jointly leads the firm's debt recovery team. The team has a national client base including commercial businesses, residential managing agents, utility companies, insurance companies, government bodies and local authorities. Phil specialises in defended, high-profile and complex debt recovery litigation and insolvency actions.

Clarke Willmott LLP is a national law firm with seven offices across England and Wales. The firm was established in the South West in 1888 and we are proud of our strong heritage. We now have over 500 lawyers and support staff, including over 100 partners. Based in the Taunton office, the firm's specialist debt recovery team provides a range of services from pre-legal collections though to all aspects of debt litigation 
and insolvency action.




Clarke Willmott
Blackbrook Gate
Blackbrook Park Avenue
Date/Time Information:
The event Agenda is as follows:
  • 9.45 Arrival with Teas and Coffee
  • 10-12.00 Seminar
  • 12-13.00 Lunch and Networking
Contact Information:
For any queries, please contact the events team on 01823444925
£45.00 Members
£75.00 Non-Members

Includes Buffet Lunch

*All fees exclude VAT
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