We offer one globally connected service that: draws on the experience of conducting thousands of pre-litigation and litigation actions focused on recoveries each year.
We apply the professional standards and duties of a leading international law firm to the pre-litigation pursuit of debt as well as the litigation of claims. Blending generations of knowledge of our core markets and access to a global platform together with teams of specialist recoveries partners, lawyers and credit professionals; we are equipped to handle both high-volume recovery and complex individual debt matters.
We manage pre-litigated claims through collection hubs staffed by professional debt recovery officers, applying consistent methods, systems, pricing and management information to provide assurance and results. These units connect to comprehensive international resources for local execution and:
Enable us to undertake significant volumes of work across multiple geographies
Access the deep sectoral and technical knowledge of a world leading international law firm
Apply professional duties and regulation and manage to the highest quality KPIs
Operate to a structure that creates no artificial barrier to litigation of claims with merit
Clyde & Co has a proven track record of successful debt recoveries for a wide range of commercial clients, acting on both high value, complex and technically challenging claims as well as high volumes of lower value recoveries.
In today’s economic climate, many businesses suffer from financial and cash flow problems caused by bad debtors. We regularly provide the complete spectrum of legal services to enforce claims, whether:
Pre-litigation steps, including conservatory measures
Utilisation of appropriate insolvency measures to obtain payment
Litigation and arbitration of claims, including advice on appropriate procedure to maximise prospects of speedy enforcement, as well as the use of summary and expedited procedures
Use of alternative dispute resolution methods, such as mediation, alongside or instead of available execution options
Access to litigation funding solutions through our relationship with LCM (and other funders) for individual high value claims or books of claims
As a core element of Clyde’s global recoveries practice, we also offer commercial (pre-litigation) collection services to commercial clients for debt recovery on high volume books of business
This provides proactive, timely and cost-effective debt recovery solutions and offers our clients the unrivalled levels of technical knowledge, resource and experience that they would expect from a leading international law firm coupled with the commercial pragmatism , network and cost model of a global collections agency.
Our objective is to achieve full payment for our clients in the shortest time period possible, or to negotiate with debtors to agree a workable payment solution acceptable to our client without recourse to litigation.