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Eversheds International Guide to Company Insolvency

Insolvency and business rescue, South Africa

The litigation and dispute resolution team includes the skills and expertise to deliver a full service corporate recovery solution including insolvency practice, liquidation and the business rescue process.

Our restructuring practice is recognized for the quality of its advice. Working, almost without exception, in business critical situations, clients come to us because of the approach of our legal team and the focus we apply to securing the best possible outcomes for them.

We have a track record of delivering high profile restructurings and insolvencies involving global brands for a wide range of stakeholders. These include distressed companies, insolvency practitioners, creditors, private equity houses, banks and other financial institutions. 

Areas of support

  • Restructuring and distressed companies - Our primary objective is to work tirelessly with management teams to restructure the business to maintain value and continue trading.
  • Corporate insolvency proceedings - Our focus is to work with you, your accountants and banks to help your business continue trading. However, sometimes this is not viable and insolvency is the only option to move forward, so our focus turns to standing by you to limit any risks that may arise.

  • Distressed M&A - In collaboration with our global mergers and acquisitions team, we support across distressed and insolvent transactions.

If you would like any further information or need advice on business rescue and insolvency, please contact our legal team.