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Walsh Taylor is a fast-growing business support group in Newcastle upon Tyne. We’re proud to offer tailored insolvency and bankruptcy advice to business and individuals in the region. Our experts have more than 100 years of combined experience in the field and are dedicated to finding the best solution for anyone facing financial problems. We will make sure that all the options are considered before anything is made official, giving you the best possible chance of moving on quickly and easily.

Walsh Taylor is a fast-growing business support group in Newcastle upon Tyne. We’re proud to offer tailored corporate and personal insolvency advice to individuals, partnerships and limited companies in the region. Our experts have more than 100 years of combined experience in the field and are dedicated to finding the best solution for anyone facing financial difficulties, having taken into account all options available.

The insolvency practitioners and directors at Walsh Taylor will work with you to consider all the possibilities for your situation and offer personal insolvency and corporate recovery advice to anyone involved in a company or business, whether as a director or as a partner.

We know that the prospect of insolvency brings a lot of stress and worry so we do our best to make the process as uncomplicated as possible. We tailor our advice and recommendations to the needs of you and your business and have proven success in supporting businesses in a wide range of industries, from manufacturing and retail to construction and charities.

Corporate and personal insolvency specialists

At Walsh Taylor we have leading corporate and personal insolvency specialists who will take into consideration all factors that your business is facing before giving advice that is tailored to your situation. You can rest assured that we handle every aspect of the procedure with sensitivity and professionalism and our focus is on finding the right solution for you.

Whatever your corporate insolvency options we will talk you through every aspect to make sure that you are aware of what they mean not only for the immediate future but also in the long run.

Our bankruptcy experts can advise individuals, including those involved in partnerships.

About Walsh Taylor Newcastle

The Walsh Taylor Newcastle office was set up to ensure business support is easily available to all in the region. Our dedicated North East team is dedicated to offer advice on issues from liquidation and bankruptcy to HMRC Time to Pay plans and administration.

Get in touch by phone on 03300 244 660, email us at or come and see us to make an appointment. We will do all we can to offer the business support that you need to make the most of difficult financial times.

We provide an initial consultation with our experts free of charge!

Mary Taylor

Mary began working in insolvency for a national accountancy practice in Glasgow thirty years ago and worked in most divisions of the insolvency department.

She then moved to a smaller firm so she could advance her knowledge on a more hands on basis. She moved back to Leeds in 1987 and commenced working with a small firm of accountants and subsequently made partner.

She left in 1999 to set up her own practice, McCann Taylor.
McCann Taylor became involved with the consumer market both in England and Scotland.

Mary sold McCann Taylor in March 2007 and formed Walsh Taylor to concentrate on helping businesses experiencing financial difficulties.

Kate Ellis (neé Breese)
Insolvency Practitioner

Kate has worked in insolvency since 2001 starting out at a firm of solicitors in Leeds and latterly gaining positions within two national accountancy firms.

During this time Kate gained extensive experience in all aspects of personal and corporate insolvency, for the first part of her career specializing in personal insolvency and latterly corporate.

Kate has been with Walsh Taylor since its incorporation in September 2008.

Kate is CPI and JIEB qualified, is experienced in a variety of industries and sectors and is the firm’s joint appointment taker.

Meg Heath

Meg has a background in supporting SMEs, including the raising of finance and advising on organisational change. She is a non-executive director of companies in the private and third sector, including Walsh Taylor.

Previously she was Deputy Fund Director of one of the largest CDFIs in the UK, and has experience of the social enterprise, charity and private sectors. Her experience of assisting companies to survive and thrive has been gained across a broad range of sectors and in companies of all sizes.

In addition to her work at Walsh Taylor she works for other private companies, including non-executive and trustee positions.

Emma Mifsud
Insolvency Practitioner

After graduating from Leeds University in 2005 with a BA Hons degree in Criminology, Emma worked for a regional law firm in both the property department and insolvency and banking department. Whilst doing so Emma gained a Graduate Diploma in Law at BPP University.

Emma then joined a national accountancy firm in 2009 gaining experience in personal insolvency before moving to a Leeds based firm. At this firm Emma specialised in bankruptcies, IVA’s and negotiating informal agreements with creditors. In 2013 Emma gained her CPI qualification.

Since joining the firm in December 2013, Emma has taken on a portfolio of personal and corporate insolvency cases to extend her knowledge and expertise in all areas of insolvency.

In December 2017 Emma become a licensed appointment taker under the Insolvency Practitioners Association, she is JIEB qualified.

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