Bankruptcy and Insolvency

We regularly act in the recovery of debts and assets for our major clients, which include banks, multinational entities, domestic corporations, private equity groups

We pride ourselves on having an in-depth understanding of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and regularly advise leading companies and individuals, both domestic and international, on debt restructuring and corporate reorganization.

IMG advises liquidators, judicial managers, receivers and managers, creditors, companies and shareholders on restructuring exercises both in court and in private negotiations. We also advise on corporate insolvency matters such as contesting winding up applications, attending creditors’ meetings, disclaiming onerous properties / agreements and taxation for liquidation expenses.

As well as corporate insolvency we also have extensive experience in personal insolvency matters including the appointment of private trustees, advising on insolvency offences, acting in scheme of arrangements by undischarged bankrupts for the purposes of getting discharged from bankruptcy as well as annulment of bankruptcy orders.

We have extensive experience in enforcing judgments and court orders through legal proceedings such as writ of distress, writ of possession, garnishee and writ of seizure and sale.

Need Help. We understand and have experience with the following:

  • Asset recovery
  • Bankruptcy investigations
  • Chapter 11 debtor representation
  • Complex loan restructurings
  • Cross-border insolvency representation
  • Debtor-in-possession and exit financings
  • Maritime restructurings
  • Executory contracts
  • Lease, swaps, and trading contract restructuring
  • Financial institutions, funds and creditor representation
  • Lender liability representation and advocacy
  • Distressed assets, debt and portfolio sale or purchases
  • Valuation and solvency proceedings

Who we work with

IMG regularly deals with domestic and international arbitration issues for our clients. We frequently appear before the arbitrators and arbitral tribunals on behalf of our clients, and our lawyers in this practice handle regularly assist clients in filing an arbitration claim, defending a claim before an arbitrator or arbitration tribunal, enforcement of arbitral awards, or challenging an arbitral award when necessary.

IMG’s commercial litigators bring energy, personal attention, industry knowledge and substantive legal expertise to each matter. Our clients, whether they are large multinationals or small vessel owner/operators, turn to us for help with their most difficult legal issues. We work closely with them to understand their businesses, identify potential areas of legal exposure, devise strategies to manage risk, and, where appropriate, resolve disputes short of trial. As a result, IMG is able to tailor its advice to our clients’ needs and circumstances in a manner calculated to achieve the best possible result in each case.

The stakes run high in an appeal, and appellate representation requires a unique frame of mind. Our experience and energy inspire confidence in both co-counsel and clients, and whether we are acting as independent counsel or in an advisory capacity, we bring to your case the strategic planning, thorough research, superior writing and strong advocacy that are unique and essential in this area of law. We actively monitor appellate developments relevant to our clients’ industries to alert them to the potential effect of pending cases and forthcoming rulings.

The stakes run high in an appeal, and appellate representation requires a unique frame of mind. Our experience and energy inspire confidence in both co-counsel and clients, and whether we are acting as independent counsel or in an advisory capacity, we bring to your case the strategic planning, thorough research, superior writing and strong advocacy that are unique and essential in this area of law. We actively monitor appellate developments relevant to our clients’ industries to alert them to the potential effect of pending cases and forthcoming rulings.

The stakes run high in an appeal, and appellate representation requires a unique frame of mind. Our experience and energy inspire confidence in both co-counsel and clients, and whether we are acting as independent counsel or in an advisory capacity, we bring to your case the strategic planning, thorough research, superior writing and strong advocacy that are unique and essential in this area of law. We actively monitor appellate developments relevant to our clients’ industries to alert them to the potential effect of pending cases and forthcoming rulings.

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IMG Compass

Let us apply our world-class capabilities. We’ll start by getting to know you. You do the talking, we’ll do the listening. Our tailored solutions will help you meet the challenges and opportunities of doing business in the U. S. market, and beyond.

800 Fifth Avenue, Suite 4100 
Seattle, WA 98104

Office: (206) 707-8338
Fax: (206) 707-8338

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