Specialist debt recovery firm Yuill+Kyle, part of the MacRoberts Group, has appointed Denise Loney as its new managing director. Denise succeeds industry expert Stephen Cowan and her appointment is part of the firm’s strategic plans to expand and develop its debt recovery practice throughout Scotland. Stephen will remain as a consultant to help with the transition.

Denise is a solicitor with over 30 years’ experience, specialising in providing legal services to lenders in debt recovery and litigation matters. Denise is also a senior tutor at the University of Glasgow, teaching on the postgraduate Diploma in Professional Legal Practice and a Board member of the Scottish Legal Complaints Commission. She has also held voluntary roles with the Law Society of Scotland and currently serves on the committee responsible for administering and developing the scheme for accredited paralegals.

Neil Kennedy, Managing Partner, MacRoberts said: “We are committed to growing the Yuill+Kyle brand within the MacRoberts Group and I look forward to working closely with Denise, who is an expert in the sector, as we continue to invest in our people, technology, security and solutions as we all emerge from the effects of the pandemic”.

Denise Loney commented: “Joining a firm with the experience and reputation of Yuill+Kyle, backed by the wider commercial legal services of MacRoberts, is tremendously exciting and I look forward to driving the business forward and embracing new and innovative solutions to help our clients from all sectors, and all across the UK, with well managed and cost effective volume litigation and recoveries”.

For further information, please contact Laura Wilson, Director.

About MacRoberts LLP

MacRoberts LLP is one of Scotland’s leading independent commercial law firms with over 150 years of experience in the legal sector. The firm maintains strong links within the Scottish economy, working with large private and public companies, small and medium-sized enterprises, entrepreneurs and owner-managed businesses, banks and financial services institutions, public sector bodies, charities and all levels of government.

About Yuill+Kyle

Yuill + Kyle is one of Scotland's leading debt recovery and credit control law firms. With over 100 years of experience, they are specialists in resolving disputed and undisputed debts. The firm works with businesses who have volume debts and those with occasional needs.