Louise Brittain


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+44 (0)20 7403 1877
+44 (0)1784 435 561



Louise is a Partner at Wilkins Kennedy. She is head of Contentious Insolvency and specialises in high profile fraudulent and litigious insolvencies, international asset tracing and civil and criminal recovery cases.

She joined the firm in 2013 following a career that has spanned many years at Price Waterhouse Coopers, Baker Tilly and Deloitte. At the latter, Louise was appointed head of the contentious Insolvency team in Reorganisation services and Head of Special Investigations at Baker Tilly.

Louiseā€˜s portfolio includes businesses of all sizes and sectors. She has vast experience of insolvencies involving recovery of the proceeds of fraudulent activity, breach of directors duties, criminal recovery, provisional liquidations, court receivers, Trustee in Bankruptcy and Appointments from the Public Interest Unit of the Insolvency Service.

She has acted as Trustee in Bankruptcy in relation to Jonathan Aitken, Neil Hamilton, Kerry Katona, Bruce Grobbellaar, Adam Faith. Colin Hendry and many more.

Louise is a licensed insolvency practitioner as well as a National Council member for R3, and was previously a non-executive director of the Insolvency Service Steering board and in 2011 was voted in the top 100 Power players by Accountancy Age.

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