Our Melbourne-based litigation lawyers are highly experienced in debt recovery, commercial dispute resolution, and insolvency restructuring and negotiations. We always take a commercial approach to each litigation case with a focus on being efficient, relentless and proactive.
We act in all courts and jurisdictions, and handle disputes and litigation arising interstate, even though we are Melbourne-based litigation lawyers. We are also highly skilled in alternative dispute resolution and have significant expertise in risk management and compliance.
Our insolvency advice is strategic, realistic and commercial.
We navigate sensitive stakeholder relationships while remaining focused on your legal and commercial goals. We pride ourselves on being a reliable source of support when critical decisions need to be made.
Our end-to-end insolvency services include:
Bankruptcy, receivership, voluntary administration and liquidation
Corporate recovery and workout arrangements, and schemes of arrangement
Applications to the court for the appointment of a liquidator, provisional liquidator and receiver or trustee
Employment issues stemming from insolvency
Property and leasing issues arising out of insolvency
Distressed and insolvent trading
White-collar crime and breaches of directors’ duties
Priority issues arising out of competing interests of employees, creditors, registered and unregistered securities, liens and insolvency practitioners’ fees
Sale of property and businesses for insolvent entities
Personal Property Securities Act (PPSA) and retention of title issues
Management of businesses and assets
Mergers, acquisitions and due diligence
Taking advantage of our multidisciplinary approach, our litigation team provides advice on all aspects of insolvency, including restructuring, turnarounds and managing creditors.