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Kevin Pinkerton

Partner | Manchester

"Kevin Pinkerton is a dual-qualified solicitor and insolvency practitioner who has outstanding client relationships. Kevin is intelligent, commercial and easy to deal with."
The Legal 500, 2024

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About Kevin

Kevin is the deputy managing partner of the Manchester office and a partner in the Restructuring and Insolvency team, heading up the non-contentious insolvency side of the team.

Kevin specialises in all aspects of restructuring, corporate recovery and insolvency including contentious and non-contentious work, advising Insolvency Practitioners, creditors, corporates, company directors and individuals. He has an excellent reputation for his technical yet commercial approach in respect of restructuring and administrations, solvent and insolvent liquidations, receiverships, bankruptcies, voluntary arrangements and regulatory matters.

Kevin is first and foremost a trusted advisor delivering consistent value and results for clients.

Kevin passed the Joint Insolvency Examination Board exams in December 2007, winning the Insolvency Lawyers’ Association prize for highest placed lawyer nationally, and is a licensed insolvency practitioner.

Kevin is listed as a Recommended Lawyer and recognised as a Leading Individual in The Legal 500 (2024 edition).

He is also ranked as a Leading Individual in Chambers & Partners (2024 edition).


  • Association of Business Recovery Professionals (R3)

Notable work & expertise


  • “Kevin is a hugely experienced partner and a delight to work with. He is highly skilled and trusted by insolvency practitioners.”

    Chambers & Partners, 2024

  • “Kevin leads his team with a strong, practical approach that aims to provide the best result for the circumstances faced.”

    Chambers & Partners, 2024

  • "Kevin Pinkerton – knowledgeable approachable, commercial."

    The Legal 500, 2023

  • "Kevin Pinkerton and Miles Hacking are a very good team, providing overall leadership and guidance on a wide variety of matters. They are both avai...

    The Legal 500, 2023

  • "Excellent non-contentious insolvency lawyer Kevin Pinkerton is dual-qualified as a solicitor and licensed insolvency practitioner."

    The Legal 500, 2022

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