Mark joined Weightmans in 2014 as head of commercial recoveries. He is responsible for the three recovery teams dealing with consumer, Motor Insurers’ Bureau and business to business debts. He has previously been an in-house lawyer at Barclays Bank, head of regional debt recovery for Eversheds and most recently worked within the debt team at Pannone.
Mark has experience of handling secured and unsecured public and private sector volume debt recovery, particularly complex defended actions and the use of insolvency procedures to assist in the collection of debt. He also has considerable experience of marketing, client care and management issues associated with volume debt collection within law firms.
In addition to his management role, Mark has brought with him a very loyal commercial client base which includes UK Fuels Group companies, Murray Metals Group companies and Johnsons. Mark also acts for a number of debt collection agencies that are well-known members of the Credit Services Association.
Mark has been recognised as a leader in the field of debt recovery and noted as such in both The Legal 500 and The Chambers UK Guide. He has provided clients with training on all aspects of the cost-effective use of the legal process in the credit/collections arena