“The practice is based upon hard work and ability and doing the job for the client before anything else"

Legal 500 | 2020 Edition

Winner of the Legal 500 - 'Criminal, Fraud & Licensing Law Firm of the Year 2019'

Insolvency

We are experienced in matters of insolvency and restructuring, irrespective of the size and nature of the business.

Who Do We Act For?

Our Insolvency Team acts for a wide range of clients including:

  • Individuals | Sole Traders | Partnerships
  • Limited Liability Partnerships
  • Companies
  • Insolvency Practitioners
  • Trustees in Bankruptcy
  • Administrators.

What Type Of Insolvency Work Do We Do?

We have particular expertise in advising in relation to the following:

  • Statutory Demands – issuing and setting aside
  • Winding Up Petitions – issuing and defending
  • Bankruptcy Petitions – issuing and defending
  • Creditors Voluntary Liquidations
  • Compulsory Liquidation
  • Administration
  • Pre-Packs
  • Director Disqualification
  • Misfeasance Claims against Company Directors
  • Representation at Public Examinations – section 235 and 236 Insolvency Act Interviews
  • Section 216 Insolvency Act Applications
  • Wrongful and Fraudulent Trading
  • Asset Tracing and Asset Recovery
  • Company Restoration
  • Retention of Title Clauses

Working For Insolvency Practitioners

Our team acts both for and against Insolvency Practitioners. This provides us with a well-rounded view of both sides of the coin, which knowledge and experience we use to each client’s benefit.

Our work for Insolvency Practitioners includes:

  • Recovery of outstanding Director Loan Accounts
  • Action against former Directors for:
    • wrongful trading
    • fraudulent trading
    • transactions at under value
    • disposals designed to put assets outside the reach of creditors
    • breach of fiduciary duties.

Who Can I Contact For Help?

We welcome new enquiries by telephone or email.

We are happy to provide an initial no obligation consultation at our offices in London, Birmingham or Manchester to explore the issues in your case and to provide an assessment of how we can assist you.

Contact

Mr Stuart Southall
ssouthall@kangssolicitors.co.uk
0121 449 9888 | 020 7936 6396

Mr Tim Thompson
tthompson@kangssolicitors.co.uk
020 7936 6396 | 0121 449 9888

Mr Naz Maqsoom
nmaqsoom@kangssolicitors.co.uk
0161 817 5020 | 0121 449 9888

 

    The team is intelligent, hardworking and determined to do a professional job

    Legal 500 | 2020 edition

    An acute attention to detail and a tenacity that clients really rate are features of this firm

    Legal 500 | 2020 edition

    The lawyers are ‘knowledgeable and approachable’

    Chambers & Partners | 2020 Edition

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    Birmingham

    2 Wake Green Road, Moseley
    Birmingham, B13 9EZ

    0121 449 9888

    London

    9 Carmelite Street,
    London, EC4Y 0DR

    020 7936 6396

    Manchester

    76 King Street
    Manchester, M2 4NH

    0161 817 5020