Moorfields strengthens Property Solutions Team with appointment of new Senior Manager

Leading restructuring and insolvency firm Moorfields Corporate Recovery has strengthened its Property Solutions team with the appointment of Paul Zalkin as senior manager.

Paul has over 12 years’ experience in mid-market corporate insolvency and restructuring across a range of sectors, including property development and investment, leisure and hospitality, healthcare and manufacturing. He brings with him a wealth of experience and understanding of both complex and contentious property transactions.

Previously with Baker Tilly, Paul is known for delivering robust and commercial solutions and has acted in a number of high profile situations including the administration of DBC Food Services – a multi-site food distributer and wholesaler with annual turnover (2012) of c.£290m 

Paul will be responsible for heading the Property Solutions team whilst continuing to use his expertise to help Moorfields expand their mid-market corporate insolvency and restructuring offering.

Commenting on his appointment, Paul Zalkin, Head of Property Solutions, said “I am delighted to join the firm at this exciting time. Moorfields are a unique boutique practice and are challenging the industry’s traditional approach to insolvency. I am looking forward to enhancing the firm’s property offering.”

Phil Smith, Partner said “Paul will be a welcome addition to the team, we believe our property team plays a unique role in the market place and already has a strong reputation. We believe with Paul’s expertise the team will continue to grow and enhance its service offering to secured lenders, professionals and other stakeholders.

Commenting on the appointment, Simon Thomas, Partner, said “Moorfields’ Property Solutions has built a strong reputation as a team that delivers and we are passionate about continuing to enhance the team. Paul will bring with him a wealth of experience particularly in the leisure, hospitality and care home sectors. ”


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About Moorfields


Moorfields is a leading provider of Corporate Advisory, Restructuring and Insolvency Services.
Our specialist property team is dedicated to supporting secured lenders in handling some of the complex issues arising in property insolvency.  Unlike many other firms our property team dedicate 100% of their time to property assignments so are constantly up to date with the latest developments and market related issues. Our expert knowledge and understanding of different types of property mean we can readily identify the most appropriate strategy. Our focus is to offer a dedicated service with straight forward options and realistic solutions to ensure we maximise the financial outcome for our clients.


Moorfields Corporate Recovery is proud to have been awarded Corporate Recovery Firm of the year at the Insolvency and Rescue Awards 2012

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