Our versatile and dynamic team is experienced in dealing with various corporate insolvency, personal bankruptcy and business restructuring situations. In addition to representing both creditors (enforcement of security and court representation) and debtors (court applications for moratoriums, schemes of arrangement, advising and representing management), we also regularly act for and advise insolvency professionals in their capacity as liquidators, judicial managers, financial advisors, restructuring officers, receivers and private trustees, with a view towards the preservation and recovery of assets.
Our strength in cross-border dispute resolution and our independent, conflict-free practice allows us the unique opportunity to take on challenging roles in large cross-border and multi-party distressed situations. As the firm is regularly instructed by various domestic, international and offshore law and accounting firms, these strong working relationships offer our firm an advantage during multi-party deal situations. In this constantly evolving legal landscape where a myriad of solutions or workarounds are available, our focus is always towards creating value for the client and to systematically weigh the risks and benefits to ensure that the client’s priorities are met. Given the time sensitivity involved in corporate distressed situations, we understand the importance of providing prompt and clear advice and solutions to our clients.
Our lawyers have represented clients on contentious and non-contentious insolvencies and are equipped to deal with various aspects of business rescue, restructuring, and insolvency, including: