Prior to LRC, all our Directors were the management team of the Debt Recovery business at one of the world's largest business law firms.

They were all involved in the management buy out of the debt recovery business and started trading as LRC in 2002. With a wealth of experience between them, LRC has helped over 3000 clients who have had a total debt of over £380m.

Rachel Rowbotham - ACILEx
Operations Director
0844 858 8926
Rachel heads up the Recovery Team which provides a professional commercial debt recovery service to clients. She has over 17 years experience in the litigation and debt recovery sectors and was Debt Recovery Team Leader at Eversheds for 3 years before LRC. Prior to that, she was a Litigation Executive dealing with all aspects of consumer and commercial litigation from undertaking repossession hearings at wide variety of Courts, acting as agent for other solicitors firms and attending hearings on their behalf, dealing with disputed matters to providing legal aid advise & assistance.
Rachel is an Associate of the Institute of Legal Executives.
Claire Stocks - ACILEx
Director - Compliance and Business Admin
0844 858 8922
Claire has overall responsibility of the Compliance, HR and Business Administration functions.
Prior to LRC, she was a Debt Recovery Team Leader at Eversheds, responsible for a team of case officers. Before then, Claire worked for 11 years as a Legal Executive in Solicitors' practice debt recovery departments and prior to that as a credit controller for a large flooring company.
Claire is an Associate of the Institute of Legal Executives.
Andrew Newsome - FCILEx
IT Director/Managing Director
0844 858 8935
As well as being Managing Director for LRC, Andrew is also responsible for our IT and systems function, ensuring that LRC's systems fully support the strategies and procedures set in place for our clients.
Prior to LRC, he was Systems Development Manager at Eversheds, specifically responsible for the debt recovery case management and online systems. Previous to that Andrew held a number of Debt Recovery Manager roles at Network Vehicles and Provident Personal Credit, where he managed the companies debt recovery and litigation and the outsourced debt collection activities.
Andrew was admitted as a Fellow of the Institute of Legal Executives in 1995.