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Specialists in Insolvency and Business Recovery.

AMB Law is a commercial law firm, operating from offices in the City of London and in Ipswich.



A pragmatic, no-nonsense approach to advising our clients on Business Recovery and Insolvency.

Insolvency Practitioners

Advice to Insolvency Practitioners

We advise on all areas of formal and informal insolvency and work with IPs to advise insolvent companies to formulate a strategy to maximise their options.

Secured Lenders

Qualifying Reports

Alistair Bacon is an evaluator under the Administration (Restrictions on Disposal etc to Connected Persons) Regulations 2021.   If you are considering purchasing the business or assets from the administrators of a company with which you have some prior connection, you will probably need to obtain a qualifyin report in order to do so.

Please contact Alistair on 07881 554062 or abacon@amblaw.co.uk for more assistance.

Advice to directors

Advice to Directors

We regularly advise directors of companies both in relation to their options in the face of insolvency and also in relation to their potential personal liability.

advice to creditors/

Advice to Creditors

Creditors are often unaware of a customer’s insolvency until it is too late –sometimes only upon receipt of a letter from an administrators telling them that the business has been sold.

Secured Lenders

Advice to Secured Lenders

We regularly advise commercial lenders in relation to the validity and enforcement of security and to the appropriate appointment of administrators or fixed charge receivers.

Complaints Procedure

Click the link to see how you can make a complaint if you are unhappy with our service

AMB Complaints Procedure

Commercial Property

Commercial Property

Stephen Carter runs our commercial property offering and has more than two decades’ experience of commercial property transactions.

Let us advise you.

We pride ourselves on straight talking.  We can help you; whether in relation to a dispute with one of your clients or suppliers or in navigating through a tough financial period.  Our focus is always on a successful conclusion for you and your business. Our clients include SMEs and their directors, banks, building societies, and insolvency professionals.



Clients’ Testimonials

“Many thanks Alistair; great work. I shall recommend your services whenever possible. It is a pleasure working with you.”

Jeremy Beck

Principal, Blackland Capital

“AMB Law are prompt and responsive and they get results. We appreciate their no-nonsense, practical advice.” Gerard Pearce

Finance Director, Damco UK Ltd

“Thank you Alistair for your support through a difficult few months at Thomas Cook. Your pragmatic and practical advice was invaluable and helped the subsidiary directors navigate a number of difficult issues. I wouldn’t hesitate to recommend you to others requiring high quality legal advice on directors’ duties and insolvency.” Rebecca Symondson

Group General Counsel, Thomas Cook Group plc

“We felt like we were Alistair’s most important client and he showed a level of commerciality and realism that ensured we navigated the grey zone of insolvency lawfully and to a successful conclusion.” Matt Johnston

Financial Director, Titan Outdoor Advertising

“Alistair Bacon  impresses market sources with his technical knowledge.”

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