A highly experienced restructuring & insolvency practice for the unprecedented and highly complex matters that arise in today’s extraordinary economic environment
Lawyers in McCann FitzGerald’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group bring extensive experience from many sectors of the firm’s work, particularly in the fields of finance, corporate law and dispute resolution.
We combine detailed technical experience with astute commercial acumen to consistently deliver timely advice that focuses on protecting the interests of our clients.
The team works closely with other advisers such as major firms of accountants to develop innovative ideas and practical solutions for our clients.
McCann FitzGerald’s Restructuring & Insolvency Group offers full counselling on a range of legal matters, including:
- Restructuring businesses and financial institutions
- Suspension of payments
- Bankruptcy proceedings
- Voluntary arrangements with creditors
- Negotiation and implementation of compulsory arrangements with creditors
- Representation of creditors in relation to insolvent estates or distressed enterprises
- Claims for avoidance and management liability
- Compulsory dissolution and liquidation
- Financial reconstruction
- Personal insolvency
McCann FitzGerald receives high praise from clients: "I have only positive comments for the restructuring and insolvency team at McCann FitzGerald," says one. The firm inspires loyalty amongst its client base, with one commenting: "I have worked with partners Jane Marshall and Michael Murphy, both of whom are always incredibly responsive, helpful and good value for money. We do not hesitate to refer to the team for anything that needs Irish insolvency law input." International Financial law Review, 2013
McCann FitzGerald fields a two-partner insolvency team that is heavily involved in many of the largest mandates in the market. As part of a full-service firm, this practice draws on expertise from across the firm to support its insolvency work. Sources say: “McCann FitzGerald is extremely strong commercially and understands there is no benefit to litigating if no money will be recovered.” Chambers, 2012
McCann FitzGerald have extensive experience in restructuring, workouts and insolvency on behalf of both banks and creditors and have continued to secure roles in some of the country's leading cases in the last 12 months. International Financial Law Review, 2012
The 'excellent' McCann FitzGerald boasts the 'extremely knowledgeable' Jane Marshall and the 'practical' Michael Murphy in its ranks. The Legal 500, 2011