Restructuring & insolvency

Expert advice you can rely on to guide you through challenging times.

Relieve the pressure and reduce risk

However solid your business model, unexpected events that affect you, your customers or suppliers can trigger issues with cashflow, operations, productivity and more. We understand these pressures and are here to offer you expert support in uncertain times. We advise on all aspects of contentious and non-contentious insolvency work and specialise in complex commercial restructuring and turning businesses around.

 

Strategic advice and practical support

Whether you’re looking to refinance or reorganise your business, or you’re in a more serious situation, we can help. Our specialists will work with you to devise plans, formulate exit strategies and negotiate a route forward with stakeholders. You can rely on our strategic advice to resolve disputes and other issues, and our practical help with day-to-day commercial challenges such as debt recovery.

Hands-on guidance from experienced partners

Our partners not only lead their teams, but they also stay closely involved, giving you direct access to lawyers with high levels of knowledge and expertise. We also work closely with our other practice areas, and external advisors, to ensure you have the right level of advice on everything from employment law to taxation. We’re highly responsive, so you get support exactly when you need it.

A clear path forward for every business

Having advised in this field for many years, we have strong relationships with insolvency practitioners, funders and agents. And our experience ranges from guiding the boards of large national companies to supporting sole traders. We believe that irrespective of size, and particularly in difficult times, all businesses need a practical no-nonsense strategy and clear, well-informed advice.

What areas do we cover?

  • Antecedent transactions
  • Business and asset realisation
  • Directors duties
  • Director disqualification
  • Reorganisation of businesses
  • Winding up and bankruptcy proceedings
  • Administrations, liquidations, administrative receiverships, fixed charge receiverships and personal insolvency
  • Company, individual and partnership voluntary arrangements
  • Financial restructuring and turnaround
  • Security documentation drafting
  • Seeking to recover monies and other enforcement action

For advice you can rely on, contact us today

0300 124 0406
enquiries@schofieldsweeney.co.uk

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