Sam Corbett is a partner in the firm's Belfast office. He specialises in all aspects of business recovery and insolvency related matters and has extensive experience acting for local and national banks, financial institutions, funds, creditors and insolvency practitioners. Sam has acted on a number of high profile corporate restructurings in Northern Ireland in recent years. Sam is also an adept litigator and specialises in advising financial institutions and banks on financial services and insolvency related litigation. Sam actively prosecutes and defends many litigation cases at the Commercial Court and Chancery Court in Northern Ireland.
Sources describe him as a "highly talented practitioner" who is "ascending very quickly." (Chambers UK 2019)
He is "unbelievably diligent and very technical," adding that "he clearly loves what he does." (Chambers UK 2018)
‘His work ethic is second to none’. (Legal 500 UK 2018)
Sam Corbett is noted for his ‘commercial and objective approach’. (Legal 500 UK 2017)
Sam is a Law Society accredited mediator in commercial and civil disputes. Sam also lectures and tutors at the IPLS on the Insolvency and Civil Litigation modules.