We have a dedicated insolvency and business restructuring team led by partners with over 50 years' experience in advising on all aspects of corporate recovery, insolvency litigation and personal bankruptcy.
Given the level and depth of our experience, we are able to provide you with prompt practical and commercial legal advice in this often complex field.
We also work closely with a number of lawyers across the firm as well as with a wide variety of other professionals with whom we have developed strong relationships and who can help us to act urgently on your behalf.
We advise on all aspects of corporate insolvency, whether in an advisory capacity with a view to avoiding a formal appointment or following formal insolvency.
The team acts for a wide variety of clients including insolvency practitioners from a range of accountancy firms (both large and small), banks and other financial institutions, companies affected by financial distress (where our early advice and involvement can often be crucial), utility suppliers, charities and independent schools, and directors and investors affected by insolvency.
In particular, we regularly advise on:
Our thorough understanding of the practical and commercial issues facing insolvency practitioners and company members and directors allows us to adopt a holistic approach to our advice and support.
We are regularly involved in bringing and defending insolvency proceedings, and have been involved in a number of reported cases in the higher courts. We are regularly instructed in relation to:
We advise both debtors and insolvency practitioners upon all issues arising in an insolvency or pre-insolvency context. We provide a complete service, including advice on:
Our experienced team can provide you with a full range of technical and litigation support for all insolvency procedures. We understand the technical and commercial issues that face insolvency practitioners and individuals.
Clients say the team is extremely knowledgeable and works very hard at keeping ability and knowledge up to date.