Recovery of the money you are owed

Experts in Education Debt Pre-Legal Collections Legal Recoveries
Do you feel that you have exhausted all efforts in recovering unpaid invoices? DWF Law LLP, together with its pre-legal debt recovery partner Controlaccount Plc, provides a highly effective, efficient solution to debt recovery for the education sector.

In order to provide clients with a fully integrated, global service, DWF Law LLP has taken the unique move to formally partner with the commercial debt recovery agency, Controlaccount Plc, in all aspects of the sector's debt recovery.

The partnership which is recognised by London University Purchasing Consortium's (LUPC) Debt Recovery Framework, is committed to the ethical, efficient and successful collection of education debt from beginning to end.

DWF and Controlaccount Plc work collaboratively to provide comprehensive debt recovery solutions, bringing together the perfect blend of experience and expertise to deliver the very best service for our clients from initial recovery processes through to advice and actions on education specfic legal issues. This joint approach enables us to deliver a unique service to our clients; Controlaccount utilises their wealth of knowledge in pre-legal recovery, whilst DWF will handle all aspects of legal action should this step be needed.

For subjects outside UK jurisdiction, DWF has an unrivalled international footprint with 27 offices worldwide. In addition to this global presence, there are strategic alliances in Argentina, Saudi Arabia, Panama, Turkey, Netherlands, Spain and Poland. This scope means that DWF is able to deliver its sector expertise no matter which part of the world your subjects are in.

Controlaccount brings 30 years of experience and excellence in pre-legal debt recovery to the partnership. They boast the successful collection of £35 million debt a year for leading universities, further education colleges, schools, academies and other education institutions. This is recovered from tuition, sundry, accommodation, library, commercial and research debts. Controlaccount has an international in-house trace team that is highly skilled at reconnecting account holders and their subjects in overseas jurisdictions, which is often a challenge for the education sector and which improves debt collection performance.

Some of the benefits of using the DWF Law LLP & Controlaccount Plc debt recovery partnership include:

  • LUPC preferred supplier for Education Debt Recovery
  • We operate with professionalism and integrity, with a focus on protecting the reputation of your Educational establishment at all times
  • CAI accredited collectors
  • Pre-legal recovery provided on a no collect, no fee basis
  • Flexible and contract free, no account set up charges and no contractual tie-ins
  • UK & International trace investigation service
  • Letter, telephone and SMS communication
  • Full transparency of activity through our online ClientWeb portal which is a comprehensive and interactive reporting tool keeping our clients updated with collection progress
  • Legal recovery consultation and actions


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