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Jan Chillery

Insolvency Partner

01244 405441 / 07912 781629
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About Jan Chillery

Jan is a partner who specialises in insolvency, business recovery and turnaround for both corporate and private individuals. Jan also handles solvent commercial dispute resolution and litigation work. She is a non-executive Director of Muir Group Housing Association Ltd and a member of its Group Audit & Risk Committee.

Jan has a determined and focused approach to all her work which is much valued by her clients.

Having worked for several years before qualifying as a solicitor, including a period as a manager at a limited company under administrative receivership, her first-hand business experience gives her a valuable insight to clients’ problems.

Dealings with insolvency office holders, the Court or the Insolvency Service can be very stressful and Jan works hard to smooth the path towards a satisfactory outcome in matters such as MBOs, asset purchases, director disqualification proceedings or bankruptcy annulment. She provides clear and reliable advice on options available before and after formal insolvency proceedings.  She also assists those affected by the bankruptcy of their spouse.

Jan advises insolvency office holders about a wide range of issues such as antecedent transaction claims and possession proceedings.

Jan’s pre-qualification experience also includes five years at a cross-media publishing company in London, handling commercial work such as licence and production agreements for video, music and spoken word.

She qualified with Distinction at the University of Law, Chester. Jan also has an Honours degree in International Business after study in the Netherlands and at Plymouth University.

Janette Louise Chillery-Belcher is regulated as an insolvency practitioner by the ICAEW in the UK. Jan is a full member of the Insolvency Practitioners Association and R3, the Association of Business Recovery Professionals.”

I recently sought legal assistance for an extremely time critical situation. Due to prior circumstances I needed a solicitor to help transact a deal during liquidation. Based on a recommendation to use Aaron & Partners, I enquired online and was met with a prompt response from Jan Chillery who assisted me with this time sensitive matter.

My initial impressions of Aaron & Partners and Jan were very positive and I felt the speed and promptness of response to my questions was excellent. She was professional throughout the entire process and demonstrated excellent interpersonal skills. She balanced the clear comprehensive knowledge of the situation at hand with a great personal and friendly approach.


Having looked online for a disputes and resolution solicitor, we came across Jan Chillery’s details and contacted her regarding a personal matter. Jan followed up the enquiry immediately which confirmed in our mind she was the person for the job, seeing as this was such an important matter to us. Jan helped us build a defence against a bankruptcy petition that was served incorrectly and wrong for a number of reasons. Having built a case for this, Jan was extremely helpful and efficient throughout this whole situation. She was proactive in her approach and after dismissal of the petition, with costs in our favour, she cleared the Land Charges as well. We were very happy with her work and would definitely look to use her services again in the future if required.

Client: Fabrizio Bonavita & Alexandra Pihl

Jan Chillery is listed as a recommended individual for Finance – Insolvency and corporate recovery – North West.

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