Maria’s areas of expertise include contractual disputes, banking and financial services (including enforcement of personal guarantees, indemnities and loan agreements), commercial debt recovery (both Court proceedings and insolvency proceedings against debtors), director and shareholder disputes, partnership disputes, construction and insolvency.
She also has vast experience of resolving disputes via Alternative Dispute Resolution, and aims to focus on helping clients resolve their disputes promptly so that they can get back to doing what they do best – running their business.
Prior to joining Woodfines in 2016, Maria worked for a regional law firm where she was responsible for managing contentious and non-contentious fee earners that were providing legal services to businesses. In this role, she worked closely with lenders, corporates, owner managed businesses and sole traders to help them resolve their disputes, and also worked closely with one of the key High Court Enforcement providers.
Maria has two daughters, and lives in Stevenage. She enjoys yoga, shopping and spending time with her nearest and dearest. She says she has little time for other hobbies when working full time and with two young children!
Always found Woodfines, professional & knowledgeable. They manage expectations & do an excellent job.
Woodfines provide lawyers that are quick to respond in a crisis, with reassuring advice, confidence & an ability to put your mind at rest.