Darren Toombs - Partner
Darren heads up the Debt Recovery Team within Carson McDowell, which includes the Banking Litigation Team. He has been accredited as a leading individual in the dispute resolution section of Chambers & Partners UK and has been rated Band 1 for debt recovery.
Darren is the main point of contact in the firm for debt matters and also in relation to representing creditors in the Bankruptcy Court, of which he has significant experience. Darren has acted for the National Asset Management Agency (NAMA), as well as various lenders, public bodies and NDPBs.
Liquidators, Trustees in Bankruptcy and Administrators, have instructed Darren on a range of recovery related matters. His team has also on occasion been instructed directly by the Official Receiver at the Insolvency Service.
Darren also advises in relation to “private” prosecutions on behalf of several public bodies and NDPBs. Darrens experience in dealing with prosecution matters over the past 10 years allows him to work with corporate and private clients in defending Regulatory prosecutions in the Magistrates’ and Crown Court.
Sources in the Chambers guide 2017 comment "He is a good lawyer and a good advocate for his clients."