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Chris Lawton Becomes Partner at Begbies Traynor in Preston

Chris Lawton, Partner, Begbies Traynor, Preston June 2023

Begbies Traynor, the leading corporate restructuring and insolvency firm, is delighted to confirm the promotion of Chris Lawton to the position of partner.

Mr Lawton joined Begbies Traynor in 2016 and is a licensed Insolvency Practitioner, having qualified in 2019. Chris has been leading the Preston office in the role of Insolvency Director.

In his new role as partner, Lawton will play a pivotal role in shaping the future direction of the firm across Lancashire and the North West region, supporting its growth initiatives in the region, and further enhancing its reputation for excellence.

Chris Lawton, partner at Begbies Traynor, said:


“I am delighted to be appointed as a partner at Begbies Traynor. This promotion is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our entire team, as well as the firm’s commitment to fostering professional growth.

“I am excited about this opportunity to continue serving our clients and professional associates across the region with our corporate restructuring and insolvency services.”

Paul Stanley, North West Regional Managing Partner of Begbies Traynor, said:

“Chris Lawton’s promotion is a well-deserved recognition of his outstanding performance and invaluable contributions to our firm. His deep knowledge of the industry, combined with his strong leadership skills, has been instrumental in driving our success in Lancashire.

“We are thrilled to have Chris as a partner, and we are confident that he will continue to excel in his new role, further strengthening our position as a leading provider of restructuring and insolvency services.”

As a partner at Begbies Traynor, Lawton will leverage his extensive experience to oversee complex insolvency cases, lead client engagements, and provide strategic guidance to businesses facing financial challenges. His promotion reflects the firm’s commitment to nurturing talent and empowering its professionals to thrive in a dynamic industry.

Begbies Traynor is the UK’s leading corporate restructuring and insolvency firm, providing expert advice and services to individuals, businesses, and financial institutions facing financial distress nationwide.