Restructuring & Insolvency

Restructuring & Insolvency - Australia

Optimising outcomes

Our Restructuring & Insolvency team offers the latest innovative market thinking against a complex regulatory and commercial backdrop.

Sharing risk and optimising outcomes for clients is a priority of ours.

We have a dedicated team of front-end and back-end specialists, supported by a pool of talented lawyers – across Insolvency & Restructuring, Banking & Finance, Dispute Resolution and M&A.

Our team advises distressed investors, financial institutions, insolvency practitioners, hedge funds, private equity houses and domestic and international corporates on all aspects of restructuring and insolvency matters.

We help clients navigate the complex web of commercial, legal, regulatory and tax issues involved in restructuring, insolvency and distressed debt matters and work with clients to develop the optimal outcome.

What we seek to support goes to the core of our clients’ business and reputation.

We have a full team specialising in this area.

Discover our latest insights into legal issues affecting your business

The High Court this afternoon unanimously dismissed Clive Palmer and Ian Ferguson's challenge to the constitutional validity of section 596A of the Corporations Act.

10 November 2016

The Australian Government's proposed reforms aim to shift the face of Australia's corporate insolvency laws towards restructuring over a formal insolvency process.

02 June 2016

Australian Parliamentary Joint Committee review into bank conduct with borrowers in financial difficulty has resulted in two very different recommendations.

16 May 2016

Treasury's proposed reforms include an ipso facto moratorium, provisions that terminate a contract upon an insolvency event of a party.

02 May 2016