L500 Leading firm smallThe threat or onset of financial difficulties creates a unique and challenging environment for any business and can give rise to a variety of divergent and often competing interests.

In those circumstances, the delivery of sound legal and strategic advice is paramount and our team of specialist lawyers has considerable experience advising lenders, investors, secured and unsecured creditors, asset purchasers, directors and office-holders in the context of corporate restructurings, insolvencies and personal bankruptcies.

The approach of the team at Foot Anstey is simple: to apply substantive technical expertise in the provision of pragmatic and commercial advice. In doing so, we pride ourselves on our ability to understand and respond quickly to the unique demands of distressed situations.


In relation to small owner-managed businesses through to large public listed companies, our team of restructuring and insolvency lawyers regularly advise on a wide range of non-contentious and disputed issues.

Our expertise includes dealing with the appointment of office-holders, creditor disputes and security enforcement, antecedent transactions and insolvency litigation, and distressed sales and purchases. We also provide specialist advice on employment and TUPE issues arising in respect of corporate insolvencies.


What our Clients Say About Us

A team that "punches significantly above its weight" in contentious and non-contentious insolvency matters. Legal 500 2019

"We receive an excellent, partner-led service." Chambers 2019


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