Belgard is Ireland’s leading law firm specialising in debt recovery and our expert debt recovery team has amassed a vast amount of knowledge of the debt recovery arena since the firm was founded in 2008.
Our experienced team provides advices to a broad range of clients across all industry sectors including secured creditors, financial institutions, asset receivers, credit servicers and investment funds on the control, management and recovery of secured and unsecured debt together with related regulatory and compliance requirements.
With a view to cultivating long-term partnerships, Belgard works closely with our clients to understand and achieve their strategic objectives and we pride ourselves on providing our clients with cohesive legal solutions and strategies, tailor-made and adapted to each of our client’s particular requirements. It is this exceptional service that gives our clients confidence in the quality of the advice and representation they receive.
What sets Belgard apart from our competitors, is our expertise in handling high-volume caseloads which are greatly assisted by our investment in an advanced debt recovery software system. Our bespoke debt collection case management system, with hundreds of data fields, allows us to deliver detailed MI, data sets and a range of granular reporting capabilities that provide our clients with real-time portfolio performance and account progression statistics
Belgard manages both high-volume and individual high-value judgment proceedings at District, Circuit and High Court levels as well as appeals to the Court of Appeal and Supreme Court. We provide quality advice, guidance and support throughout the litigation and recovery process.
Belgard’s knowledge and reputation in the individual courts throughout the 26 counties is unrivalled, as a result of the volume of cases we are progressing in each court on our client’s behalf.
This team specialises in recovering lower value debts in the District Court and Circuit Court and moves swiftly through the debt recovery process right through to Judgment and enforcement of same while at all times working with the customers to reach a suitable repayment arrangement.
Unique to the Irish marketplace, Belgard also has an in-house dedicated telephony department that utilise an enterprise-level Nobel Dialler solution which is integrated through our core case management systems.
Our telephony team has a wide range of financial qualifications and collections experience (APA and full QFA qualifications) and utilising a strong focus on compliance, legal, and quality standards, Belgard devises tailored collection and recovery strategies, which operate as a dual strategy to the standard litigation process.
Belgard places a strong emphasis on regulation and regularly provides Continuing Professional Development seminars to our team on data protection, confidentiality, cyber-security, and financial fraud.
In addition, Belgard utilises a Risk Management model which incorporates “three lines of defence” as a primary means to structure roles, responsibilities and accountabilities for decision-making to achieve effective risk management and control. The three lines of defence model is a valuable framework that assures our clients that appropriate controls and processes are in place and operating effectively within all departments at every level.
If you would like more information or would like to set up a consultation with one of our Debt Recovery team, please submit an enquiry via the form on the right and we will get back to you as soon as possible. We look forward to hearing from you.