Darren Bradshaw

Darren is a Senior Associate based in Kennedys’ London office specialising in general commercial, finance and insolvency litigation. He qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales in 2004.

Darren acts for a wide range of clients including government departments, banks and insolvency practitioners.

He has a wide range of experience in many different kinds of litigation. These include the alleged mis-sale by financial institutions of financial products, serious and complex fraud and tax evasion, judicial review, contractual and tortious disputes, restitutionary claims, directors’ duties and advising on third party disclosure orders.

Darren also acts in claims in an insolvency context and under the Insolvency Act, acting for both claimants (insolvency practitioners) and defendants. He has a detailed knowledge of insolvency procedures and experience of advising insolvency practitioners, company officers and creditors. Many of his cases involve a criminal element or recovery of the proceeds of crime.

Darren has experience in lecturing on various aspects of law to clients, students and professional bodies.


  • Qualified as a Solicitor in England and Wales in 2004

Work Highlights

• HM Revenue & Customs v SED Essex Ltd [2013]
• Crown Holdings (London) Ltd (in liquidation) and Crown Currency Exchange Ltd (in liquidation) [2015]
• Mazarona Properties Ltd v Financial Ombudsman Service [2017]