Paul Clark is a managing director in the London office and part of the Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Insolvency Litigation practice. He has been a specialist in corporate recovery, restructuring and forensic investigations for more than 25 years.
Paul began his career at a leading international accountancy practice, where he gained experience in highly regulated sectors, including banking, insurance and environmental. He became a partner in a top 20 accountancy firm, then launched his own practice. In 2001, Paul co-founded MCR which was, until its acquisition by Duff & Phelps in October 2011, the UK’s leading independent restructuring practice.
Paul has been involved in restructuring and insolvency assignments covering a wide variety of sectors, including most recently financial services, telecoms, hotels, commodity trading, travel and leisure. He is known for his pragmatic, no nonsense attitude favouring a collaborative approach to restructuring when feasible. He has uncovered and acted in the pursuit of numerous fraud investigations, both as an expert witness and as an Insolvency Practitioner applicant.
During his career, Paul has worked on a number of cross border assignments including work in the US, China, Middle East, Russia, South Africa and various parts of Europe.
Paul has lectured extensively on restructuring and insolvency solutions, has published many articles and is a Chartered Certified Accountant.

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