Robert Paterson#6467

Robert Paterson

Partner, Moon Beever
Robert Paterson, Partner and solicitor, joined Moon Beever LLP in 2018 and is a Licenced Insolvency Practitioner, member of R3, the IPA and the Association of Property and Fixed Charge Receivers, and Institute for Turnaround.

Robert has gained a wide range of experience in his previous firms DLA and Gowlings WLG and has acted on contentious and non-contentious matters for a range of clients including banks and lenders, insolvency practitioners and companies/partnerships and directors/partners.

Robert also undertakes significant cross-border insolvency work. Recent highlights include obtaining the first English administration order for a Gibraltar company in the context of a group restructuring, and obtaining a novel court order permitting the transfer of funds to administrators of secondary proceedings in Germany to enable a distribution to local creditors.

He is currently acting as an expert witness in relation to an ongoing arbitration in New York.
Contributed to

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Guide and script for holding standard creditor meetings—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
Guide and script for holding standard creditor meetings—the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016
Precedents

This Precedent covers the position under the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016, SI 2016/1024 post 6 April 2017. This Precedent, produced in partnership with Nick O’Reilly of Moorfields and Robert Paterson of Moon Beever, is a standard script for office-holders for holding creditors’ meetings. This script is generic and can be amended depending on what the purpose of the meeting is for, but gives some general guidance on how an office-holder would approach a standard meeting.

Practice Area

Panel

  • Contributing Author

Qualified Year

  • 2000

Membership

  • R3
  • INSOL Europe
  • IPA
  • NARA

Qualifications

  • Joint Insolvency Examination Board (2004)
  • Legal Practice Course (1998)
  • Common Professional Examination (1997)
  • MA (Cantab) (1996)

Education

  • College of Law (York) (1996–1998)
  • University of Cambridge (1992–1996)

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