Suzanne Townley

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Insolvency Rules Committee

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Insolvency Rules Committee


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Ministers have approved the appointment of Oliver Hyams and Daniel Warents as barrister members of the Insolvency Rules Committee for three years from 31 October 2022. Hyams is a barrister practising from Gatehouse Chambers who specialises in insolvency, civil fraud and asset recovery, and commercial litigation. Warents is a commercial chancery barrister with a particular interest in insolvency. He has been in practice as a self-employed barrister at XXIV Old Buildings since 2010. Warents is a graduate of Downing College, Cambridge.