About Ian

Ian is a Partner in the Corporate team, where he leads the firm’s growing Commercial Services practice.  Ian and his team help businesses protect their interests, deal with day-to-day legal challenges and understand the legal and regulatory environments in which they work.  He has particular expertise in charities law, data protection and intellectual property matters, and advises a number of prominent national organisations in these areas.


Also a restructuring and insolvency lawyer, Ian holds the R3 Certificate of Proficiency in Insolvency and gives clients the benefit of over 16 years of experience advising office holders, secured and unsecured creditors, directors of insolvent companies, and businesses.  Ian has multi-jurisdictional experience, having formerly been a corporate bankruptcy lawyer with a leading firm in the United States, practising in Delaware and Pennsylvania. 


Ian has a passion for law and a remarkable ability to understand complex legal problems, immersing himself into the complexities of a case and using his experience to provide practical solutions for clients.


He thrives on helping businesses resolve their legal problems, understand what the law requires from them, and put together practical, usable commercial agreements which provide them with the legal protection they need to grow.


A keen cyclist, equestrian enthusiast and long-distance trail runner with a love for art, literature and photography, Ian cycles to work most days and cycles with his two children at the weekends.



Chambers UK:  Top UK Legal Professional 2022


Ian is ranked as a Top UK Legal Professional in the prestigious Chambers UK listings for his Insolvency & Restructuring practice:

  • "Ian Lindley has a notable practice advising creditors and insolvency practitioners on a range of non-contentious matters, including sales of business and assets. He also offers additional expertise in data protection issues arising out of insolvency transactions."  "He is very thorough, responsive and knows his subject matter."."


The Legal 500: Recommended Laywer 2022


Ian has also been singled out by The Legal 500 2022 as a recommended lawyer for his corporate & commercial and Insolvency & restructuring practice. 


Contact Ian




Intellectual Property

Asset and Invoice Finance

Insolvency and Restructuring

COVID-19 Legal Hub

Sector Experience

Insolvency and restructuring
Intellectual property
Data protection
Invoice finance
Commercial and contractual advice
Company matters

Support staff

What our clients say about Ian:

Latest content from Ian Lindley

Request a call back from PDT Solicitors

Please leave this field blank

My topics of interest

On submitting the form you agree to be opted in to receive PDT Solicitors communications. This means PDT will send you relevant content based on the options you have selected above. We will never share or sell your data and we will always keep your information safe and secure. For more information please read our privacy statement


PDT Solicitors Accredited and Award Winning


This site uses cookies.

Some of these cookies are essential, while others help us to improve your experience by providing insights into how the site is being used.

Necessary Cookies

Necessary cookies enable core functionality. The website cannot function properly without these cookies, and can only be disabled by changing your browser preferences.

Analytical Cookies

Analytical cookies help us to improve our website by collecting and reporting information on its usage.