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Insolvency and Business Recovery

Helping you chart your course through financial turbulence.

SE-Solicitor’s insolvency team provides pragmatic and straightforward expert advice on a wide range of issues surrounding corporate and personal insolvency. This ranges from formal insolvency proceedings to restructuring and refinancing options and advising directors of insolvent companies on their statutory duties.

The team also advises creditors of customers in financial difficulties, and regularly works with insolvency practitioners. We are therefore ideally placed to assist you or your business when faced with creditor claims or claims brought by insolvency practitioners.

Director Petra van Dijk leads the Insolvency service, a Recommended Lawyer in the Legal 500 with over 20 years of contentious and non-contentious insolvency related matters experience.

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Why Choose SE-Solicitors


With our belief that relationships really do matter, we’re focused on understanding you and your world more deeply.


By harnessing our collective skills, knowledge, and depth of expertise, we support you to manage the unique complexity of your personal and commercial interests in a smarter way.


Naturally strategic, we’re able to see the bigger picture, solve problems and realise opportunities more effectively.


Always responsive, with a solutions orientated mindset, we get to the heart of the matter fast, enabling you to reach positive outcomes more quickly.

Meet our Insolvency Law Experts

Hitendra Patel, Coporate Law & Commercial at SE Solicitors
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Hitendra Patel

01295 204108
Petra van Dijk, Dispute Resolution, Insolvency at SE Solicitors
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Petra van Dijk

01295 204159

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For help with mitigating a conflict, or for more information on any of our services at SE-Solicitors, please get in touch with our team. You can call us, email us or fill in the form and we will get back to you as quickly as we can.

Our client testimonials

“Petra Van Dijk has a strong technical skill in insolvency and a good reputation with IPs. Insolvency practitioners have particular commercial imperatives which Petra understands.”
Client, The Legal 500 2024
“Petra Van Dijk is a talented insolvency lawyer with a great manner, and is very protective of her clients.”
Client, The Legal 500 2024
“Attentive pragmatic advice delivered with a friendly client led approach.”
Client, The Legal 500 Review 2023