Deputy Managing Partner
Suzanne is the Deputy Managing Partner of Pitmans LLP which provides expert legal services across 3 locations in Reading, London and Southampton.
Suzanne heads up the prominent and successful team delivering expert advice and support in insolvency and restructuring matters. Suzanne is a leading insolvency, turnaround and transaction advisory specialist in the South East dealing nationally and internationally with all aspects of corporate and individual insolvency, restructuring and refinancing including, but not limited to, contentious and non-contentious issues arising in administrations, receiverships, liquidations (solvent and insolvent), bankruptcies, voluntary arrangements, security issues and asset tracing and compliance. Suzanne is also a qualified and licensed Insolvency Practitioner and is a member of and licensed as an Insolvency Practitioner by the ICAEW. Suzanne is a Fellow of the Association of Business Recovery Professional, a member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association, a member of the Turnaround Management Association and a member of the Insolvency Lawyers Association. Suzanne is recognised as a leader in her field in the area of insolvency and restructuring and debt recovery in the published legal directories. Legal 500 2015 states: Practice head Suzanne Brooker is ‘a joy to work with’ and her legal knowledge is ‘second to none’. Her team is recommended for its ‘large and varied industry experience’.
- » Fellow of Association of Business Recovery Professionals
- » Member of Insolvency Practitioners Association
- » Member of Insolvency Lawyers Association
- » Member of INSOL Europe
- » Member of Turnaround Management Association (and Thames Valley Region Coordinator)
- » Member of the Solicitors' Assistance Scheme
Trained and qualified at Pitmans LLP. Joined 1994.
Environmental Issues in Corporate Insolvency 23 December 2010
Pay-As-You-Go rent in administrations: a victory for common sense? 25 February 2014
Insolvency Changes 23 February 2015
“Own goal?” 26 November 2015
Suzanne brings an encyclopedic knowledge and commercial acumen to the table.Legal 500, 2016
Pitmans LLP is ‘very efficient and speedy with advice'. It has seen a steady flow of major insolvencies and restructurings, with the healthcare and property sectors being particularly active areas. Suzanne Brooker heads the department.Legal 500, 2015
Suzanne is a joy to work with and her legal knowledge is second to none.Legal 500, 2015
Clients say that Suzanne has a: “high-level skill set and commitment to meeting her clients’ needs.”Chambers & Partners, 2015
Team head Suzanne Brooker works across a wide range of insolvency and restructuring matters. "Highly impressive," interviewees report that she is "very knowledgeable" and "has a great presence. She is very persuasive in her arguments."Chambers & Partners, 2014
Suzanne Brooker is well recognised in the market for her excellent advice on corporate and personal insolvency issues, and business restructurings. She is highly praised by sources for both her technical skill and seamless client service.Chamber & Partners, 2014