Restructuring & Insolvency

Seamless services across international boundaries in real time

Today’s global restructuring and distressed investment environment is complex and fast-moving. It requires advisors who understand and can operate in a dynamic cross-border environment – particularly in the Asia-Pacific region where being connected is critical to transacting quickly and effectively.

For clients facing into these challenging situations there is no ‘one method’ – they need flexible, tailored solutions implemented fast and with their commercial objectives in mind.

Our international restructuring & insolvency team provides specialist expertise and cross-jurisdictional reach to provide innovative solutions to complex distressed investment situations.

Clients tell us that KWM’s lawyers understand their business and the industry in a way unlike other law firms, and that our ability to work collaboratively across international boundaries, in real time, has helped them to achieve better commercial outcomes.

Our international practice and presence have seen us secure a significant role in most major restructuring and distressed debt situations across the Asia-Pacific region. With our unprecedented level of exposure, our team has developed specialist skills incorporating the latest restructuring and insolvency techniques, enabling innovative and creative solutions tailored to our clients’ objectives.

Our Australian practice are known for their ability to navigate multi-faceted and fast-moving distressed situations, with their energetic and experienced team advising on restructuring & distressed investment, insolvency advice and litigation.

Our China and Hong Kong SAR practice specialises in both domestic and cross-border matters, advising large SOEs, major global and PRC corporates, including listed companies, and financial institutions. The team has rich experience carrying out complicated corporate restructuring on behalf of multinational companies and financial institutions and representing investors in acquisitions of bankrupted and poorly-performing companies and debts.

TESTIMONIAL

Really strong bench strength across the team.  I've been really impressed with the quality of the team, and they're good at pulling in resources from the rest of the firm as well.

Chambers and Partners

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