Morris Peacock qualified in 1996 and is an experienced litigation solicitor with expertise in insolvency and directors disqualification. Morris joined Howes Percival in 1999 after having previously acted for directors in respect of directors disqualification matters and for insolvency practitioners on recovery actions. He has acted for the Insolvency Service for over 12 years, has been the partner responsible for investigation matters since 2004 and the client partner for all Insolvency Service matters since 2008, which also includes Public Interest Winding Up work and Costs Recovery work and conducts advocacy in the County Courts. He is an Advisory Editor to “Mithani on Disqualification” and a member of the R3 Eastern Region Committee. He has dealt with a number of high profile and reported cases including Crystal Palace FC (1986) Limited, SOSTI v Aaron & others, Wrapit and UKLI and leads a team described by Chambers as “incredibly effective in directors’ disqualification matters”.
- 2004 – Partner, Howes Percival
- 2001 – Associate, Howes Percival
- 1999 – Solicitor, Howes Percival
- 1996 – Solicitor, Nicholsons
- 1996 – Qualified, Walkers
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