Catherine Burton has been involved in corporate recovery work since qualifying as a solicitor in 1991. She heads the team of restructuring professional support lawyers.

Catherine advises the UK Government at the United Nations on cross-border group insolvency matters.

In the UK she is a member of the Insolvency Trade Body, R3's General Technical Committee and one of its representative members on HM Treasury's Bank Liaison Panel formed to consider secondary legislation for insolvent banks and financial institutions.