Bankruptcy Trustees Kitchener - Our law firm's Insolvency and Restructuring Group has received international and national recognition for its skill as a leading workout, insolvency, bankruptcy and restructuring practice. The team of Insolvency and Restructuring members are leaders in the field with many years of restructuring knowledge.
Our full-service, national law company leads the way with key Insolvency and Restructuring experts in IP, IT and M&A, litigation, labour and employment, securities, competition, tax, financial services, pensions, and real estate. Our team's skill in restructuring and distressed situations exceeds and meets our clients' expectations.
Our clients come from various trades comprising businesses in retail, telecommunications, steel, pharmaceuticals, real estate, pulp and paper, media, manufacturing, oil and gas, investment funds, insurance, forestry, financial services, energy, automotive, agriculture and airlines.
Our experts all around the nation combine local knowledge and national strength so as to successfully protect and represent our clients' interests in every part of the nation.
Insolvency and Restructuring Group members act for clients before appellate and superior courts in insolvency, restructuring and bankruptcy procedures. Even though it is preferable to arrive at consensual resolution of difficult matters, this is not always possible and our Insolvency and Restructuring members are well prepared to represent clients' interests and rights before the courts. Our members have decades of knowledge in problems like for instance sales process hearings; contested bankruptcy, realization, receivership and liquidation procedures; priority matters, classification hearings, sale approval motions; and plan approval and sanction motions. We likewise have litigation expertise in preference, undervalue, fraudulent conveyance, alter ego, oppression, subordination, reviewable transaction, and more.
Our goal is maximizing and preserving value for major international financial institutions, institutional lenders, asset-based lenders, senior lenders, mezzanine lenders, private equity, turnaround companies, distressed investors, bondholders, indenture trustees, court officers, and protection funds. We serve clients involved in financial restructuring, like for example boards of directors and special committees and others, in issues ranging from loan amendments, out-of-court restructuring, intercreditor arrangements, business and asset sales and acquisitions, pre-packaged plans, plans or arrangement, balance sheet restructuring and operational restructuring through formal proceedings.
The following is the advice and services we provide:
There are various likely variations, in distressed financing situations. It is vital for all parties to have a clear understanding of the interests, rights, possible strategy, and tactics to achieve a successful outcome. Our Insolvency and Restructuring Group works closely along with members of our Financial Services Group, representing lenders in and out of court, debtor-in-possession, financing arrangements, financial restructuring, forbearance arrangements and accommodations, and exit financing.
Our team works really closely along with our Mergers and Acquisitions Group and other teams to offer services in the acquisition or sale of businesses or assets in distressed situations. Our clientele comprise sellers, buyers, boards of directors, special committees, institutional investors, lenders providing acquisition financing, buyout funds, and interested stakeholders.
We have advised in respect of strategic debt acquisitions, plan-sponsor arrangements, fulcrum security issues and rights and value maximizing strategies, methods comprising the assessment of other counterparty arrangements and risks and the assignment or rejection of executory and other contracts. We have acted on plans of sales processes, arrangements, cross-border sales processes involving the combined use of the courts authorized sales procedures with Bankruptcy Codes sales, stalking-horse bidding processes (after or without a pre-filing sales process) comprising appropriate bidding protections and auction sales or more conventional style sales processes.
Working along with our Labour and Employment Group, we assist our clientele in providing personalized services about both union and non-union situations.
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