Julia Yates


Insolvency & Restructuring

T: +44 207 539 4111
M: +44 7721 261469

Career History

Julia graduated from University College London with a degree in law in 1988 and attended the College of Law, Guildford. She joined Wilde Sapte (now Dentons) as a trainee in 1990 and, after qualification, worked as a solicitor and senior solicitor in the firm’s Insolvency Litigation department. During this time she was involved in many high profile insolvencies such as Leyland Daf, Cammell Laird and Federal Mogul. From 2003-4 she was the Professional Support Lawyer for the Restructuring and Insolvency group of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, after which she decided to take some time off to look after her young sons.


Richmondshire District Council v Dealmaster Ltd – challenging debts in CVA