Judith Riordan


Judith Riordan is a partner in our Dispute Resolution team, practicing in corporate and personal insolvency law and related litigation.

Judith’s practice focuses on acting for secured creditors, usually financial institutions, and unsecured creditors of companies in financial distress. She routinely represents insolvency office-holders appointed to such companies in distressed situations.

Judith also advises companies and their officers in relation to solvency issues and acts regularly for a variety of stakeholders in formal insolvency processes including examinerships, compulsory and voluntary liquidations, receiverships and bankruptcy.

Judith has wide experience of insolvency related litigation, acting for both insolvency office-holders and secured and unsecured creditors in disputes including those involving high value recoveries and priority of claims.


  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Commercial Litigation

Representative Matters

Representing insolvency office holders in various insolvencies including:

  • Budget Travel Limited
  • Vantive Holdings and Morston Investments Limited (the two senior holding companies in the Zoe Property Group)
  • P. Elliott & Company Limited


Chambers and Partners, 2018

"Commercial, responsive, practical and engaged."

Legal 500, 2018

Judith Riordan brings “a very hands-on approach to challenging situations”.

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Areas of Expertise

Dispute Resolution Commercial Disputes Insolvency & Restructuring

Professional Memberships

The Law Society of Ireland

Council Member, Irish Society of Insolvency Practitioners


University College Dublin (BCL)