We have extensive experience in both insolvency and restructuring work, and have represented appointment takers, banks, other creditors, creditors’ committees and debtors.
We have advised creditors who have successfully petitioned the court to place the respondent company into compulsory liquidation and obtained orders to appoint provisional liquidators pre- winding-up to safeguard assets in jeopardy.
We have advised insolvent practitioners on the innumerable problems they can face when taking up office and helped them navigate through the law and procedure in this specialist area, and find commercial solutions to seemingly intractable problems.
We advise on
Rights as to the ownership of corporate assets subject to competing claims
Litigation/arbitration funding and the issues these funding arrangements
Avoidable disposition arising from the disposal of property by an insolvent listed group to a leading bank member of a syndicated loan agreement
Various applications to the Companies Court for orders to assist liquidators and other appointment takers perform their duties
Advising on cross-border jurisdictional issues
Schemes of arrangement and other corporate rescues
Enforcement of security, litigation and asset tracing and recovery