Radford Goodman is a dispute resolution lawyer based in London. He handles a wide range of commercial litigation, with particular emphasis on insolvency, banking and corporate disputes.
He acts for financial institutions, insolvency practitioners, trustees, creditors, companies and directors. Reported cases include Pearson and others v Lehman Brothers SA and others, McGrath v Riddell (Re HIH Insurance) (House of Lords), HLC Environmental Projects, State Street Bank and Trust Company v Sompo Japan Insurance Inc., AES Barry v TXU Europe Energy Trading Ltd, Re TXU UK Ltd and Phoenix Venture Holdings v Independent Trustee Services.
Radford has guest lectured on corporate insolvency at University College, London and is a contributor to “The Law of Administrators and Receivers of Companies” by Lightman & Moss. He served on the editorial committee of INSOL’s electronic newsletter and has written articles for Insolvency and Restructuring International, INSOL World, Butterworth’s Journal of International Banking and Financial Law, Corporate Rescue and Insolvency, Financial News and Recovery. Radford is a member of the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association, INSOL Europe and the Association of Business Recovery Professionals.
In Chambers and Partners UK 2013 he is described as “a big name for the future”, having “excellent analytical abilities” and benefiting from “a deep understanding of complex financial products”. In Chambers and Partners UK 2012 he is praised for being “capable of handling a range of work without exception or issue”. Legal 500 UK 2012 describes him as “an expert in the insolvency arena”.
A report published at the beginning of the year found that nearly half a million UK businesses were in “significant” financial distress at the end of March 2018, up 33 per cent from March 29 in 2017..
January 23, 2019
Claims against RBS of derivative mis-selling, LIBOR manipulation and wrongdoing.
February 27, 2017
On 22 November 2016, the EU Commission published a draft directive designed to harmonise restructuring frameworks across member states..
December 15, 2016