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Richard Craig - Partner

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Richard Craig
T. +44 (0)28 9044 5420

Richard has been named a ‘Next Generation’ lawyer by Legal 500.

Richard is an established member of the Restructuring and Insolvency team, with a background in disputes and litigation. He is the firm’s main advocate, regularly attending before the High Court to deal with various types of insolvency proceedings.

His experience in the field enables him to advise Insolvency Practitioners, major lenders, companies, partnerships and individuals on all aspects of restructuring and insolvency.

Richard tutors at The Institute of Professional Legal Studies at Queen’s University on Insolvency Law.


  • acted for liquidator in a high-profile partnership liquidation with debts in excess of £180 million
  • acted for provisional liquidator and members in relation to various credit union liquidations (only firm in Northern Ireland to have carried out this work)
  • successfully defended disqualification proceedings against director of a major UK property investment company
  • successful administration of deceased bankrupt’s estate which was complicated due to an inheritance dispute concerning the estate of the bankrupt’s wife (also deceased)

The Verdict

  • Richard is able to provide “clear explanations of complex legal issues, with an in-depth knowledge of the legal process” 
  • Richard has an “in-depth knowledge of insolvency law and is a shrewd tactician” “who ensures no stone is left unturned and will go the extra mile for his clients”

Chambers & Partners UK and Legal 500

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