Giles Hindle



Giles Hindle is the Head of the Corporate Recovery and Insolvency team.

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About Giles

  • Biography

    Giles Hindle is the Head of the Corporate Recovery and Insolvency team, and has extensive experience of dealing with all types of corporate insolvency, both nationally and cross-border.

    He acts for all the major accountancy practices in respect of formal insolvency appointments, advising on finance, asset realisation, security issues and company disposals.

    In addition, he advises a range of stakeholders in respect of issues arising out of liquidation, administration or US Chapter 11 style procedures.

    He also provides advice to corporate clients in respect of supply chain management, and contract issues arising out of supplier default as a result of an insolvency process.

    Giles works with directors, interim managers and turnaround practitioners to provide restructuring and distressed situation advice, dealing with creditors, investors and lenders to secure long term survival, or time to secure an accelerated sale.

    He has expertise in asset tracing and recovery both nationally and internationally, and in insolvency litigation, including wrongful trading and misfeasance actions, and antecedent transaction litigation.


    Giles is listed as a 'leading individual' in Legal 500 UK 2017 Edition, Finance: Insolvency and corporate recovery

    "Giles is rated in the top tier for corporate restructuring and insolvency. Clients praise his "proactive approach" and market sources characterise him as a "good operator" who is "very responsive, very good with clients and gets the right results"." Chambers and Partners UK 2014 Edition, Restructuring / Insolvency, South West

    "Giles Hindle is ‘a superb lawyer: a smooth operator with a fine mind’." Legal 500 UK 2013 Edition, Finance, Insolvency and corporate recovery, Bristol

    "Giles Hindle has considerable experience in dealing with all manner of corporate insolvency, and specialises in complex administrations and restructurings. Clients observe that he is a 'deeply thoughtful and insightful strategist' who is 'responsive to the client's individual needs'. They also highlight that Giles is 'unflappable and balanced in his approach'." Chambers and Partners UK, Restructuring and Insolvency, 2013 Edition, Bristol

Sector Expertise
  • Insurance

  • Financial Services

Service Expertise
  • Accountants' Liability

  • Banking, Restructuring and Insolvency

  • Dispute Resolution

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  • DAC Beachcroft LLP
  • Portwall Place, Portwall Lane
  • Bristol, BS1 6NA

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