Company, Partnerships, Insolvency and Fraud

Civil Fraud: Proceedings in the civil courts concerning investment and other frauds, fraudulent misrepresentation, conspiracy, misappropriation of funds, asset tracing, preservation and recovery.  Applications for urgent freezing injunctions and search orders, and also for the appointment of receivers.

Company:  All aspects of the life of a corporation from formation to dissolution, including mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, regulatory requirements, directors’ duties and shareholders’ rights and disputes.

Corporate Insolvency: Contested winding up petitions, applications relating to the conduct of administrations, receiverships, compulsory and voluntary liquidations and voluntary arrangements, disputed proof of debt proceedings, asset recovery proceedings, setting aside transactions, directors’ disqualification proceedings.

Partnerships:  Partnerships of all kinds including limited partnerships and LLPs.  Formation of partnerships and the appointment, retirement and removal of partners, drafting and interpretation of partnership agreements, partnership disputes, including those relating to partnership assets and actions for an account and dissolution.

Personal Insolvency:  Bankruptcy proceedings from service of a statutory demand, presentation of a bankruptcy petition, to the making of a bankruptcy order.  Individual voluntary arrangements, the debt relief regime, disputes with trustees in bankruptcy or supervisors of voluntary arrangements, orders for sale of the bankrupt's home or other property, setting aside transactions, bankruptcy and debt relief restrictions.