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Adam Hardie

Adam Hardie

Business Development Partner and Head of Food & Drink

8 July 2020

Out of the Abyss and into growth for Sussex craft brewer

Sussex-based Abyss Brewing has embarked on a major expansion of its direct-to-consumer sales after winning a new UK accelerator programme for aspiring brewers, supported by UK top 20 accountancy firm Johnston Carmichael.


Scott Jeffrey

Scott Jeffrey

Audit Partner

30 June 2020

Scott Jeffrey appointed to Financial Reporting Council’s Technical Advisory Group

Scott Jeffrey, Audit Partner in Johnston Carmichael’s Inverness team, has been appointed to the Financial Reporting Council’s UK GAAP Technical Advisory Group to help maintain, promote and improve UK accounting standards.


Donald McNaught

Donald McNaught

Restructuring Partner

26 June 2020

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 now in effect

The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act 2020 came into force today, 26 June 2020, bringing new measures to provide extra support to businesses in financial difficulty due to COVID-19.


Donald McNaught

Donald McNaught

Restructuring Partner

27 May 2020

The David Urquhart Group - Creditors unanimously agree to CVA proposal

Donald McNaught and Matt Henderson have now been appointed Joint Supervisors for the approved company voluntary arrangement (CVA) for three companies in the David Urquhart Group; David Urquhart (Travel) Limited, David Urquhart Transport Limited and Hart Hotels Limited.


Donald McNaught

Donald McNaught

Restructuring Partner

19 May 2020

Johnston Carmichael appointed by David Urquhart Group

Donald McNaught and Matt Henderson of Johnston Carmichael have been appointed joint nominees for a proposed company voluntary arrangement (CVA) on behalf of three companies in the David Urquhart Group; David Urquhart (Travel) Limited, David Urquhart Transport Limited and Hart Hotels Limited.