Luke Harrison, the lead Litigation, Insolvency and Dispute Resolution Partner at Debenhams Ottaway has been recognised by prestigious M&A Advisor awards for the European and Middle Eastern Area (“EMEA”) Emerging Leaders Award for Legal Professional. The awards, organised by M&A Advisor & Shard Financial Media bring together the brightest and best dealmakers, legal experts, banking professionals and the private equity decision makers of the future. Industry veterans and senior executives will be sharing war stories and case studies with the next generation of emerging leaders.
Luke set up the Litigation, Insolvency and Dispute Resolution team at Debenhams Ottaway. His practice includes shareholder and boardroom disputes as well as contentious aspects of corporate insolvency and banking. With clients ranging from SME’s to large multinational corporates. He has particular interest in the technology, recruitment and financial services sectors.
Luke is the Vice Chairman of the National Commercial Litigation Association and the founded the Insolvency and Restructuring Network. Its focus is on galvanising the insolvency & restructuring community in northern home counties and north London with using thought leadership and networking events provide valuable CPD. Speakers have included leading IPs, QCs and Chief Registrar Baister.
Commenting on the award Luke said:
"I am honoured to be recognised as an emerging leader. Behind any leader is a loyal and hard working team. My team prides itself in two things, getting the best outcome for clients and service. These two ingredients are vital to successfully stand out from the crowds in professional services and are part of our DNA. I'm very pleased our hard work has been recognised by the judging panel."