Welcome to Richard J Smith & Co Insolvency Practitioners and Chartered Accountants

We are a specialist niche practice providing all types of insolvency and forensic accounting services. We have offices in Devon, and Cornwall covering the main city areas of Truro, Plymouth, Torbay, Exeter, Taunton, and the provincial towns of Penzance, Camborne, Redruth, Bodmin, Tavistock, Torquay, Paignton, Newton Abbot, Teignmouth, Exmouth, Sidmouth, Bude, Bideford, Barnstaple, Okehampton, Honiton, Tiverton, Bridgwater, Yeovil and all areas in between.


We deal with all aspects of Corporate, Partnership and Personal insolvency, restructuring and recovery. The huge range of options can be difficult to understand and navigate. Formal insolvency procedures are not always necessary. Taking advice at an early stage can help to save businesses and protect assets.

Insolvency Law is complicated and subject to frequent legislative changes and new case law. That is why it is important to contact an expert to help you find the best solution for your needs.

Being specialists in Corporate, Partnership and Personal Insolvency, we are experts in our field. Friendly and approachable, we can see you either at your place of business, or at either of our offices in Ivybridge and Truro.

We offer a free, one hour, consultation where we will seek to quickly understand your financial position and offer you initial advice with options, alternatives and recommendations.

Forensic Accounting

We provide reports and give expert evidence in court on a wide range of forensic accounting topics. We act in both civil and criminal cases.

We offer a free, one hour, consultation where an initial exploration of the forensic accounting aspects of a case is necessary.

Forensic Accounting

Loss of earnings, profits and pension rights in personal injury cases

Losses arising from professional negligence

Theft, fraud and false accounting

Proceeds of crime

Insolvency related transactions

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