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Debt Collection

Flint Bishop secures major contract for an additional five years

By CreditMan Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Qamer Ghafoor

Flint Bishop Solicitors, one of the largest independent law firms in the East Midlands, is delighted to have secured the debt recovery work of global publishing giant, LexisNexis for the next five years.

LexisNexis is the leading provider of information and business solutions in the legal, risk management, corporate, government, law enforcement, accounting and academic markets throughout the UK. The 200 year old business has over 1,000 employees in the UK alone and is part of global business, Reed Elsevier Group PLC, a FTSE 100 company with a multimillion pound turnover.

Flint Bishop has been the sole provider of UK debt recovery services to LexisNexis since 2010. A new contract between Flint Bishop and LexisNexis will see Flint Bishop continuing to provide UK debt recovery services to LexisNexis for at least the next five years.

Qamer Ghafoor (pictured), who is Managing Partner of Commercial Services and Head of Litigation at Flint Bishop and the Key Relationship Manager for LexisNexis says “Over the years Flint Bishop has forged a strong relationship with LexisNexis in the UK. The commitment by Lexis Nexis to extend their exclusive debt recovery contract with Flint Bishop for a further five years evidences the quality of the work that the Debt Recovery department at Flint Bishop, is producing.

Flint Bishop, is a multi-award winning law firm based in the East Midlands. It is going from strength to strength, securing a number of multi-million pound contracts to provide debt recovery solutions to national businesses and household named clients. It recently embarked on a major recruitment drive, which seeks to increase its staff by 21%. With some of these vacancies being within the Litigation and Debt Recovery department, this is evidence that the business is flourishing with the success of the Debt Recovery department’s client wins.

Flint Bishop advises a range of multi-million pound clients on a range of issues and has won various prestigious accolades, including ‘Legal Recovery Firm of the Year’ at the Debt Collection Awards and they were shortlisted as a finalist for ‘Litigation Team of the Year’ at the Credit Today Awards 2015.

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