We advise insolvency practioners, public and private companies, asset based lenders, banks and individuals on all aspects of the law relating to business rescue, recovery, restructuring and insolvency. We provide solutions to complex technical problems on both UK and cross border issues. Our team advise on restructuring both corporate vehicles and debt together with the implementation of rescue structures, voluntary arrangements, bankruptcy, administrations, liquidations, as well as other insolvency related issues. We also advise corporates about their duties to their shareholders during difficult trading conditions. Last but by no means least – we also advise individual directors on their personal responsibilities under the Companies Act 2006 and should they be prosecuted, defend them in relation to activates deemed contrary to the Directors Disqualification Act.
- Directors Disqualification
- Phoenix issues
- Retention of Title
- Shareholder issues
- Voluntary arrangements
Keelys LLP has strength and depth across all legal disciplines and industry sectors, with offices in London and Lichfield. As well as acting for those leading the insolvency process – we also act for the purchasers of distressed businesses. In what is rather reminiscent of “poacher turned gamekeeper” we can bring our extensive experience across all departments to bear fruit for any would be purchaser of a distressed business.
Covert Recordings by Employees
With the necessary technology available at the push of a button on a smartphone, it is common to discover that employees have covertly recorded meetings with their employer. What can employers do about this? The recent Employment Appeal Tribunal case … Continue reading
Marriage invalidates wills second time around
As most of you will be aware, we are currently at the height of the marriage season with June being the most popular month for marriages. Throughout the UK, people are gathering in front of friends and family to make … Continue reading
Keelys welcomes Sonali on board
Here at Keelys Solicitors we are always delighted to welcome new legal talent and are pleased to announce the appointment of Sonali Obhrai who has joined us as a family law expert. Sonali is an experienced solicitor in this sensitive … Continue reading
Dramatic rise in investigations into Lasting Powers of Attorney abuse
It is alarming to learn of recent news that the government carried out nearly 50% more investigations concerning abuse complaints regarding lasting powers of attorney (LPA) last year. The Office of the Public Guardian received 5,245 claims that attorneys were … Continue reading