Stuart Frith

R3 Past President

Stuart is a partner in Stephenson Harwood's restructuring and insolvency practice. He has extensive experience in both corporate and individual insolvency, advising all types of stakeholders in the insolvency process.

During his career, Stuart has been involved in a number of important cases.  He has advised the consumer trust creditors caught up in the collapse of Tiny Computers and the affected parties following the failure of a privatisation of a clothing company in the CIS and the insolvency of Moulinex.  More recently, he has advised creditors involved in the collapse of Lehman Brothers, Leeds United Football Club and XL Airways.  He is currently advising in relation to the insolvencies of Portsmouth, Rangers and Coventry City Football Clubs as well as the multi-jurisdictional Lemma Insurance insolvency.
Stuart is a past president of the Insolvency Lawyers' Association and is a member of the general technical committee of R3.  He sits as a deputy registrar in the High Court and also speaks and writes regularly on insolvency-related issues.