REN Legal hires new partner, Mark Parkhouse

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed October 4, 2016 10:17

REN Legal hires new partner, Mark Parkhouse

Mark Parkhouse has joined as a partner in REN Legal’s dispute resolution team. Mark is a qualified insolvency practitioner and solicitor advocate with extensive experience in commercial litigation, insolvency and restructuring matters.

Mark has acted on both bank and borrower led restructurings and advises on cross-border domestic, turnaround and recovery work as well as advisory, transactional and contentious matters.

Mark Parkhouse, REN Legal

Mark Parkhouse, REN Legal

Mark was one of the first solicitor advocates and the first to appear successfully against a QC at a High Court trial. His contentious casework has included dealing with employment transfer liabilities, securities and hedging disputes, taxation litigation and white collar crime defences. In the aviation sector Mark has worked on disputes arising from airline sales and administrations (and foreign equivalents) and finance and engineering disputes.

Mark’s restructuring work has covered a wide range of industries from telecoms and retail to student accommodation and construction.

Norman Fraser, Partner, REN Legal commented: “We are delighted to have Mark join the dispute resolution team at REN Legal as we continue to grow. His experience will add depth to our existing dispute resolution practice and will also enhance our offering in our finance, corporate and real estate practices as he brings with him significant and valuable experience in a range of contentious, restructuring and insolvency matters.”

Mark comments:  “REN Legal is a very impressive, growing and friendly practice.  This is a great time to be helping to build the dispute resolution side of the business.  My recoveries and restructuring experience will also provide the firm with resource to provide value driven solutions in financially complex situations.”

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed October 4, 2016 10:17