Insolvency & Turnaround

We advise insolvency practitioners, turnaround specialists, businesses, directors, creditors, financial institutions and other stakeholders in relation to a wide range of issues arising in corporate and personal insolvency, and in relation to the restructuring and turnaround of ailing businesses.

In particular, we specialise in:

  • Acting for insolvency practitioners on appointment issues, asset realisation, security and finance issues and creditor claims
  • Insolvency litigation including wrongful trading, misfeasance actions and antecedent transaction litigation
  • Applications for injunctive relief, delivery up of documents or assets and disclosure of information under Insolvency Act powers
  • Fraud and misconduct investigations and proceedings
  • Director disqualification proceedings
  • Accelerated and distressed business and asset sales and acquisitions (including “pre-packs”)
  • Restructuring, refinancing and/or turnaround of ailing businesses
  • Directors’ duties
  • Retention of title, trust and other proprietary claims arising on insolvency

Our Insolvency & Turnaround team is Melania Constable, Alistair Hill and Philip Winterborne.

You can initiate a discussion about instructing us by contacting any partner directly, or by using the main office contact details at the bottom of the page if you prefer.