Glenn Chidgey

Partner

Head of Disputes




T: +44 (0)20 7395 3181
gchidgey@wedlakebell.com

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Expertise

Glenn specialises in contentious and non-contentious insolvency matters. He acts on behalf of banks, asset based lenders and insolvency practitioners in addition to advising companies on appropriate insolvency processes.

He deals with appointments of LPA Receivers, court appointed receivers, administrators and liquidators in relation to a variety of insolvent organisations. He also advises companies, banks, asset based lenders and Insolvency Practitioners regarding the validity of their security and the various options available to enforce them.

Glenn is regularly involved in litigation ranging from breach of contract to professional negligence claims. His practice covers general commercial litigation in both the High Court and County Court.


Recent Experience

  • Advising insolvency practitioners pre and post packaged administration in relation to a range of issues including statutory obligations, contingent claims and ROT.
  • Investigating and pursuing claims in respect of void dispositions, voidable preferences, transactions at undervalue and on behalf of insolvency practitioners.
  • Conduct of numerous contested Personal Guarantee claims on behalf of a High Street lender.
  • Regularly advising a high street bank in relation to the validity and enforceability of its security and customers failing to comply with significant credit facilities.

Career History

Glenn trained at the firm and was made partner in April 2015.  He became Head of Insolvency and Restructuring in April 2016 and the Head of Disputes in April 2018.

In March 2012, he completed an eight month secondment with a recoveries team within the restructuring division of a major high street bank.