Gil Lemon

Partner, Restructuring and recovery

Areas of expertise

Retail; leisure; property; restructuring and recovery; insolvency.


Gil is the partner responsible for the Bristol office’s recovery and restructuring services, covering the South West of England and South Wales. Gil specialises in a range of sectors, including retail, leisure and property and has led on a number of prominent cases in the South West. He was previously a partner at a mid-sized accountancy firm for 4 years and prior to that spent 17 years at a Big Four firm, working in Plymouth.

Notable achievements

  • The pre-pack sale of Britain’s third-largest mobile phone retailer, JAG Communications. A two-week deal that enabled 75 outlets to continue trading, saving 250 jobs and receiving national recognition.
  • Sale of Castle Granite Ltd, a granite quarry and aggregates supplier and Saltrock Surfwear, a chain of nine surf clothing stores by way of a pre-pack deal.

Professional qualifications/memberships

  • Licensed insolvency practitioner and Member of R3: The Association of Business Recovery Professionals.

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