Restructuring and Insolvency.

We are a commercially focused and integrated Restructuring and Insolvency team that advise on all aspects of corporate distressed situations and insolvency.

We understand that to navigate distressed transactions often requires a variety of skillsets. It is for this reason that our team is made up of deeply experienced practitioners from insolvency, restructuring, finance, disputes and corporate law backgrounds who work seamlessly together. 

Not constrained by bank panel conflicts or large firm bureaucracy, we are positioned to move quickly to provide commercial and innovative advice for our clients.


Our team are experts on the entire spectrum of issues arising from corporate distress including:

  • Restructuring and workouts
  • Debt trading
  • Safe harbour and contingency planning
  • Advising on directors’ duties
  • Distressed M&A
  • Special situations lending and investing
  • Receiverships, voluntary administrations and liquidations
  • Disputes and court applications arising from distress and restructuring.

Our practice is also recognised by leading independent legal services publications, Chambers and Partners and Legal 500 as one of the top Restructuring and Insolvency practices in Australia.


Restructuring and Insolvency Team.

Nicholas Edwards

Partner, Head of Restructuring & Insolvency

Zina Edwards

Partner, Head of Finance

Brit Ibanez

Partner, Head of Litigation

Mark Schneider


Jeffrey Lai

Partner, Head of New Zealand

Phil Creagh


Mihai Pascariu


Monty Loughlin

Special Counsel

Ben Fisher

Special Counsel

Calyb Soekoe

Senior Associate

Kassandra Adams

Senior Associate

Grant Sidnam

Senior Consultant

Emily Pendlebury

Senior Associate

Katrina Zivkovic

Senior Associate


Clara Hagan

Senior Associate

Hugh Farquhar

Senior Associate

Ariane Thierry


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