ShawnCoulson has a prominent corporate and personal insolvency and business recovery practice, with a world-wide, cross-border reach through correspondent law firms. We enjoy a particular strength in insolvency and litigation actions against directors and third parties in fraud actions.

We also identify and recover assets diverted through fraud, indebtedness, and we collect upon court judgments and arbitral awards. In fact, our lawyers regularly advise clients on related insolvency, corporate rescues, bankruptcy, voluntary work-outs, retention of title claims, liquidations, receiverships, administrations and director’s responsibilities.

Our insolvency and business recovery team has built a strong reputation for resolving complex problems quickly and efficiently. It has grown considerably in recent years, and includes some of the most well-known and respected insolvency practitioners.

ShawnCoulson also regularly represents many local, national, and international insolvency practitioners, and also represents financial institutions, businesses, government departments, and trade creditors in turn-around, rescue, and work-out projects. Those services include:

  • Bankruptcy and compulsory liquidation matters
  • Provisional liquidations and interim receiverships
  • Antecedent transactions (preference claims), wrongful trading and misfeasance claims
  • Asset recovery
  • Property litigation
  • Directors’ disqualification
  • Retention of title claims and litigation
  • Voluntary arrangements
  • Administrative orders
  • Intellectual property issues
  • Technical and compliance support for insolvency practitioners
  • Cross-border insolvencies