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

Continued uncertainty as to whether s 254 imposes an obligation on trustees to retain funds sufficient to pay tax if a relevant assessment has not been issued.

17 April 2015

The recent High Court case of Lavin v Toppi [2015] HCA 4 has confirmed the distinction between a covenant not to sue and a release.

12 February 2015

Full Federal Court offers certainty to administrators, receivers & liquidatorson their obligations with respect to post-appointment tax liabilities

10 October 2014

WA Supreme Court considers application of PPSA to good helf on bailment or consignment and the receivers rights for indemnified costs and expenses.

22 September 2014