The 36 Group is recognised by clients and the legal directories for its depth of specialisation and the quality of its legal services. Our Members offer a comprehensive service in respect of all matters relating to both corporate and personal insolvency, whether representing office-holders, debtors, creditors, companies, directors and insolvency practitioners.
Our team has extensive experience of the full range of matters associated with insolvency litigation, including applications made within insolvency proceedings such as applications to set aside statutory demands, to restrain winding up petitions, to restrain advertisement of petitions or for administration orders. Our market-leading insolvency barristers are also well-placed to deal with the full range of transaction avoidance work (e.g. transactions defrauding creditors, preferences, transactions at undervalue etc.).
Our Members are regularly instructed in the following areas:
- Corporate and personal insolvency
- Asset recovery, e.g. office-holder claims, transactions defrauding creditors, void dispositions etc.
- Claims against directors, e.g. breach of duty, misappropriation of assets, unlawful dividends etc.
- Directors' disqualification proceedings
- Corporate and partnership break-up and shareholder disputes.
With over 140 barristers, mediators and arbitrators (including 18 Queen's Counsel, 3 Senior Counsel from Ireland and South Africa, and a Senior Advocate of the Supreme Court of India), as well as operations in Singapore and Hong Kong, The 36 Group a truly international multi-specialist set. We are uniquely placed to provide advice and representation on insolvency issues before English and international courts at all levels.