Michelle Mollaghan


ichelle brings significant experience in commercial litigation and contentious insolvency with a particular emphasis on complex contractual disputes and those involving financial institutions and allegations of, misconduct, misrepresentation, deceit, fraud, and breach of duty.  Successfully representing 3 out of 12 multi-national Defendants in Courtwood Holdings SA v Woodley Properties Ltd & Ors [2018] EWHC 2163 (Ch) a three week multi-million pound knowing receipt trial. 

She has regularly acted for large financial institutions in the enforcement of all types of lending security including ISDA Master Agreements, guarantees and mortgages as well as successfully defending such claims.

Michelle has acquired a broad range of insolvency experience acting for Liquidators, Trustee and Directors in antecedent transactions and disqualification proceedings.

Ranked by the Legal 500 as being “extremely good with clients, empathetic to their legal difficulties and focused on providing commercially viable solutions”.


“Michelle Mollaghan has wonderful client skills and great commercial instincts with a brilliant balance between an eye for detail and an ability to see the bigger picture”
Legal 500

“experienced, particularly in banking and credit work, and prepared to be robust”
Legal 500

“truly excellent lawyer; diligent, intelligent, commercially astute and lovely to work with”
Legal 500

“well known and well respected and her great expertise also embraces insolvency and banking work”
Legal 500

Michelle Mollaghan


Tel: 0207 353 1000
Email: [email protected]

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