Economic conditions are constantly changing and becoming more challenging. As a result, an increasing number of businesses are faced at one time or another with financial difficulties. At Slater & Gordon, our team of highly experienced lawyers has the legal expertise and business acumen to support you, whether in boardroom negotiations or courtroom litigation, if the survival of a business with which you are involved is threatened.
Slater & Gordon doesn’t act for banks or other lenders, so we are independent and free from potential conflicts. Our team is well connected within the insolvency, reconstruction and turnaround management (IRTM) industry.
Our national IRTM group practices in all aspects of insolvency, reconstruction and turnaround management offering services to:
- IRTM consultants
- Directors & officers
- Debtors & creditors
- Insolvency practitioners including administrators, liquidators, receivers and trustees in bankruptcy
Our strong relationships with litigation funders mean that we can also offer access to a range of innovative and flexible litigation funding solutions, which may suit your matter and circumstances.
- Asset protection structuring
- Credit management
- Corporate insolvency including voluntary administration, liquidation and receivership
- Debt recovery
- Director duties and other company law issues associated with insolvency,
- Personal bankruptcy & debt agreements
- Security enforcement
- Turnaround management and business restructuring
Reputation & Results
Our team leaders have acted in some of the most high profile insolvencies over the past 20 years, including Pyramid, Hazelton Airlines (part of the Ansett Group), Opes Prime, Primebroker Securities and others.
We have acted for creditors and insolvency practitioners in claims against directors for breach of duties; insolvent trading; reconstructions through administration and deeds of company arrangement, asset sales and purchases.
We are currently acting in a number of matters against banks.