Leanne Schneider-Rose

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Tel :0121 698 2200


Recent Cases

Defending Directors in Claims under S216 of the Insolvency Act 1986

Dealing with the sale of care homes on behalf of Administrators

What The Directories Say

2018-19 Legal 500 -Sydney Mitchell LLP's Leanne Schneider-Rose  advised an insolvency practitioner on gaining access to and possession of a sports and leisure club, and handled several cases concerning the sales of care homes from administration. Section 216 cases and personal bankruptcy are also areas of expertise.

2017 Legal 500 - Sydney Mitchell LLP’s practice offers ‘exceptional value for money’ and is also noted for its ability to ‘quickly grasp the instruction and work with the officeholder to implement (and refine as necessary) the strategy’. Practice head Leanne Schneider-Rose has a loyal following of lenders and insolvency practitioners, such as AIB Group and Smith & Williamson, and wins praise for her ‘attention to detail and thorough approach’. In one example, Schneider-Rose acted for a bankrupt in the Court of Appeal in a claim against receivers for breach of duty regarding a property owned by the bankrupt.

2015 Legal 500 - Sydney Mitchell LLP is ‘excellent, professional, fast, and efficient’. Kamal Majevadia and Leanne Schneider-Rose spearhead a team that, in addition to receiving repeat instructions from AIB Group (UK) and West Bromwich Commercial, also regularly advises insolvency practitioners.

2014/2013 Legal 500 - Leanne is recommended in the 2014 Insolvency and Corporate recovery section and in the 2013 Legal 500 Finance section.

2012 Legal 500 - refers to Leanne as 'very commercial and helpful'.

2011 Legal 500 - under Insolvency and Corporate Recovery, Leanne is described as 'technically very sound'.

Career History

  • 2007 Sydney Mitchell Solicitors
  • 2006-2007 Rubric Legal
  • 2004-2005 Clifford Chance – Frankfurt
  • 1990-2002 Harrison Clark Solicitors
  • 1999 qualified as a Solicitor



Articles published in the R3 Magazine - this is a magazine for Professionals in the Insolvency industry.



Memberships and Offices Held

Member of R3  

Member of NARA (Association of Fixed Charge Receivers)

Interests and Hobbies

When not travelling between her home in Germany and Birmingham, Leanne enjoys keeping fit and gardening.

UK Top Tier Firm 2017 Lexcel Practice Management Standard Birmingham Law Firm of the Year for 2011 Resolution Collaborative Family Lawyer
The Law Society Accredited in Family Law Conveyancing Quality Scheme