David advises officeholders, directors, shareholders, creditors, buyers & other stakeholders, in connection with all aspects of corporate insolvencies and restructuring. He advises on both contentious (litigation claims) and non-contentious/transactional based matters (including property & business and asset disposals).
Partner, Business Recovery
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David Cleary – an unflappable leader and a far better lawyer than he would ever admit to being.
David Cleary is the leader who provides the commercial experience to consistently deliver the right solution and who is ably supported by John Cooper as the go-to insolvency legal genius in the team for those awkward technical issues.
David Cleary and his team provide clear commercial pragmatic advice and will always discuss a situation or problem without the fee clock ticking
I have known David personally and professionally for a number of years and have instructed him in a variety of engagements. David is approachable, conscientious and always committed to producing the best results for his clients. His knowledge and wealth of experience has helped us achieve successful outcomes in many difficult and complex matters.
David Cleary is the one that you want on your side when you have a difficult case. His breadth of knowledge and wisdom provide solutions and results. He tells it like it is in a user-friendly manner and is realistic over costs.
David Cleary – very commercially minded and a great manager of the team’s resources
David Cleary is charismatic and modest. He would never admit it, but he is really rather good intellectually too.
David Cleary is really clever, seeking and finding solutions for almost impossible cases.
David Cleary and Emma Hutchinson always provide an efficient and commercial service. They have an ability to advise on the nuances and technicalities of insolvency law whilst balancing the commerciality of real world insolvency work.