Insolvency & Business Recovery
Insolvency is a notable strength of the firm in corporate and personal areas, as well as cross-border and with particular specialism in insolvency and litigation actions against directors and third parties in fraud actions.
Niche expertise in insolvency and recovery services includes corporate rescue, bankruptcy and individual voluntary arrangements, retention of title claims, liquidations, receiverships, corporate voluntary arrangements, administrations and directors’ responsibilities. Commercial debt recovery is undertaken for both small and large organisations. Corporate and partnership disputes are handled, as are all types of property disputes.
The Insolvency and Business Recovery Department has built a strong reputation for resolving complex problems quickly and efficiently. The team has grown in recent years and contains some of the most well known and respected professionals in insolvency.
The Department acts for a large number of insolvency practitioners nationwide, from sole practitioners to multinational practices.
Apart from acting for insolvency practitioners, we also act for others affected by insolvency. These include banks, government and local government departments, trade creditors and businesses in financial difficulties who come to use for advice on rescue measures. Working with other specialists within the firm, the team has advised on a number of issues from asset sales to complex employment or intellectual property matters.
Areas of specialism include:
- Bankruptcy and compulsory liquidation issues
- Provisional liquidations and Interim Receiverships
- Antecedent transactions, wrongful trading and misfeasance claims
- Asset and debt recovery
- Property litigation
- Directors Disqualifications
- Retention of Title claims and litigation
- Voluntary arrangements
- Administration Orders
- Intellectual Property issues
- Technical and Compliance Support for Insolvency Practitioners
- Cross Border Insolvency