Alexia Savar

Solicitor – Corporate Recoveries & Insolvency

Alexia works as a Solicitor in our Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency Department, with significant experience in dispute resolution, commercial litigation, debt recovery and insolvency.

Qualifying as a Solicitor in 2021, Alexia has acted on behalf of individuals in personal insolvency matters, as well as company directors, insolvency practitioners and litigation funders with a particular focus on contentious insolvency matters.

Alexia has worked on a range of issues, including (but not limited to):-

  • Bringing and defending director claims including preferences, transactions at undervalues, breach of directorial duties, misfeasance, unlawful/disguised dividends etc.
  • Issuing and defending statutory demands and bankruptcy proceedings
  • Winding up petitions on just and equitable grounds
  • Applications for re-use of prohibited names under section 216 of the Insolvency Act 1986
  • Company restoration
  • Applications for administration including extensions of administrations

Recent highlights include:

  • Bland & Anor v JDK Construction Ltd & Anor [2023] EWHC 2805 (Ch)
  • Asertis Limited v Mr Dale Heathcote and Servico Contract Upholstery Limited [2022] EWHC 2498

Our Corporate Restructuring & Insolvency Department received a Legal 500 ranking in 2024.

In her free time, self-professed ‘dog-mum’ Alexia enjoys spending time with her family and friends, exploring new cities and cooking.