Gurvir Birang

Founder - Senior Solicitor

Practice Areas 

Gurvir is a leading commercial litigator being recognised as one of the country's leading bankruptcy defence experts.

He has carved out a niche practice in insolvency litigation and solicitors' negligence in taking on cases against trustees in bankruptcy and challenging trustees' costs and bringing cases against his negligent solicitor peers. 

Gurvir has a reputation for being tenacious and obtaining impressive results which has led him to acting for an impressive clientele, ranging from the previous President of Gambia; directors of Fortune 500 companies; investment bankers, artists and leading faith charities. Gurvir also acts for a succession of Asian Who's Who Business and Entrepreneur Award winners, having also acted for the Indian banks.

He is known as an entrusted confidante, an impressive strategist and skillful litigator who "gets the job done".

Professional Memberships

Gurvir is an active member of the insolvency community and has headed up a London-wide debt pilot project for the government as well as being a member of R3 Business Recovery and the PNLA.

Career

Gurvir graduated from the London School of Economics with a First in the Law of International Finance and worked in investment banking for Merrill Lynch. He then trained at a niche city practice, representing the Indian State banks and founded West London Law in 2003, being three years qualified at the time.

Personal

Gurvir is a competitive tennis player and enjoys keeping fit and travel.