Carla is a Partner in the Advisory team based in our London office. She joined the firm in 2011 and specialises in contentious insolvency and has over 20 years of legal experience having worked at both a leading insolvency set of Chambers and a top 10 City law firm. Carla has specialised in pure insolvency investigation and litigation for the past 13 years, having worked in investigation and litigation teams for Government agencies and insolvency practitioner firms.
Carla studied law in the UK before completing her LLM in International Commercial Law in Singapore, which gives her an in-depth understanding of international law issues. This expertise is fundamental when instructing lawyers and other insolvency professionals globally and in multiple jurisdictions.
With a thorough, detailed and commercial approach to litigation and investigations, Carla has extensive experience in insolvency litigation, strategic recoveries, asset tracing, creditor services, cross border insolvency, international and UK litigation, cross border asset recovery, shareholder disputes, fraud, corporate governance and investigations.
In addition, Carla has recently been involved in the co-ordination, designation and review of financial due diligence projects, advising on new corporate organisation and restructuring assignments from a risk perspective and reviewed business valuations and asset appraisals for use in either acquisitions or litigation based context.