David Menzies

David Menzies is Director of Practice at ICAS with responsibility, amongst other things, for co-ordinating engagement with IPs and other insolvency stakeholders, delivering enhanced support and representation on issues, and ensuring that ICAS is well-placed to influence a challenging policy and regulatory landscape.

On a day to day basis David has responsibility for developing policy responses to Scottish and UK Government consultations on insolvency and restructuring matters, representing the views of the ICAS insolvency community in discussions with stakeholder groups and providing technical support to ICAS insolvency licence holders and members of the general public through the ICAS technical helpline service. David also provides support to the R3 Scottish Technical Committee and the Joint Insolvency Committee and is a member of the LexisNexis PSL Restructuring and Insolvency Scotland editorial board.
Contributed to

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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—communications [Archived]
Practice Note

This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note produced in partnership with David Menzies at ICAS looks at the changes relating to the way creditors and others are communicated with under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016.

The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—CVL commencement [Archived]
Practice Note

This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note produced in partnership with David Menzies at ICAS looks at the impact on commencing a Creditors Voluntary Liquidation (CVL) under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016).

The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—decision-making [Archived]
Practice Note

This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note produced in partnership with David Menzies at ICAS looks at the changes relating to decision making under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016).

The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—time periods [Archived]
Practice Note

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note produced in partnership with David Menzies at ICAS outlines the statutory interpretation of time periods in the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 (IR 2016).

The Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and The Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018—decision-making
Practice Note

This Practice Note, produced in partnership with David Menzies of ICAS, is one of a series of Practice Notes, and describes the provisions of the Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and the Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018 in relation to decision-making. This Practice Note summarises what changes to procedure and practice apply following the coming into force of the new rules on 6 April 2019.

The Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and The Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018—office-holder communications
Practice Note

This Practice Note, produced in partnership with David Menzies of ICAS, is one of a series of Practice Notes, and describes the rules contained within the Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and the Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018 concerning office-holder communications. This Practice Note summarises what changes to communications apply following the coming into force of the new rules on 6 April 2019.

The Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and The Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018—time periods
Practice Note

This Practice Note, produced in partnership with David Menzies of ICAS, is one of a series of Practice Notes, and describes those provisions of the Insolvency (Scotland) (Company Voluntary Arrangement and Administration) Rules 2018 and the Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018 in relation to time periods. This Practice Note summarises what changes to procedure and practice apply following the coming into force of the new rules on 6 April 2019.

The Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018—commencement of a creditors’ voluntary liquidation
Practice Note

This Practice Note, produced in partnership with David Menzies of ICAS, is one of a series of Practice Notes, and describes Part 4 of the Insolvency (Scotland) (Receivership and Winding Up) Rules 2018 and in relation to the commencement of a creditors’ voluntary liquidation (CVL). This Practice Note summarises what changes to procedure and practice apply following the coming into force of the new rules on 6 April 2019.

Practice areas

Membership

  • ICAS (Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland)

Panel

  • Contributing Author
  • Scottish Panel

Education

  • BA, Napier University

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