Our team of commercial attorneys assists companies by providing practical and commercial legal advice regarding business rescue proceedings, contingency planning, restructuring and insolvencies. We take a proactive and commercial approach and achieving the best possible outcome for our commercial clients.
We address all aspects of the business rescue process and utilise the expertise of our specialists from other practice areas, including tax, financial, litigation and employment law.
Our commercial lawyers act for clients in a variety of sectors – including engineering, retail, telecommunications, banking and insurance.
Our commercial law team assists companies through wide range of restructuring solutions designed to build a platform for swift recovery and sustained success. We work with businesses by assisting them with all restructuring-related matters, including:
- Formal restructuring procedures such as business rescue, liquidations and schemes of compromise
- Contingency planning
- Standstill and forbearance arrangements
- Capital structure strategies
- Debt restructuring
- Public and private equity capital raising and restructuring
- Mergers and acquisitions
- Capital recovery
Our team works with all commercial stakeholders, including banks and institutional lenders, bond-holders, equity sponsors and other investors, borrowers, liquidators and business rescue practitioners, curators, employees and trade unions.
We also have excellent relationships with other key advisers, including accountancy firms, turn-around specialists and investment banks and investors.