Lucy is a professional support lawyer, providing specialist technical and legal support to the finance, restructuring and insolvency team.
She is responsible for the department’s knowledge management, including the maintenance of precedents and management of internal processes to support the team in client-facing work. She also coordinates the team’s publications, while contributing herself both to internal and external publications on a regular basis. Lucy also develops and delivers the departmental training programme, for qualified lawyers, paralegals and trainee solicitors.
Lucy joined Stevens & Bolton in 2015 having trained and qualified as a restructuring and insolvency lawyer at a City law firm. Prior to her PSL role, Lucy gained extensive experience in insolvency-related litigation, including pursuing claims against former directors, CVA challenges, applications for and in the context of administration, applications under the Cross Border Insolvency Regulations 2006, schemes of arrangement and a wide range of bankruptcy-related applications. Lucy also regularly advised on out-of-court and non-contentious issues including strike off and restoration, members’ voluntary liquidation, advising directors of distressed companies, share capital reductions, debt waivers, advising on validity and enforcement of security and guarantees, regulatory issues and the appointment of receivers. Lucy moved to a PSL role in 2021 but continues to provide support on client-related queries alongside that role.