Matthew Weaver#4804

Matthew Weaver

Matthew is an established chancery and commercial practitioner with a particular specialism in insolvency. His practice covers all aspects of insolvency law, both corporate and personal, as well as company law and commercial dispute resolution. He has significant expertise in advising office holders in carrying out their duties as well as acting for and against insolvency practitioners on interim applications and full trials. His company law practice includes s.994 petitions, shareholder disputes, corporate security issues and director's duties. His commercial dispute resolution work includes contractual disputes and professional liability claims. Matthew was appointed to the Attorney General's Provincial Panel (Civil) in 2007 and has been consistently recommended in the legal directories as a leading junior. He is currently praised for having 'an excellent technical knowledge of insolvency, and an outstanding commercial approach" as well as being 'knowledgeable, commercial, user-friendly and good on his feet."
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The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—Part 12: Court procedure and practice [Archived]
The Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016—Part 12: Court procedure and practice [Archived]
Practice notes

ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained. This Practice Note, produced in partnership with James Morgan QC and Marc Brown of St Philips Chambers, and Matthew Weaver of Radcliffe Chambers, is one of a series of Practice Notes, and describes Part 12 of the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 in relation to court procedure and practice. This Practice Note summarises what changes to court procedure and practice apply following the coming into force of the new rules on 6 April 2017, and also identifies where there are no changes to pre-commencement practice and procedure other than new rule numbers.

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