Liquidation, Insolvency and Judicial Management


Our department is headed by Brian Mataruka with Sue Brighton and Mordecai Mahlangu. The partners in this Department have vast experience with company law related issues in the fields of business formation, rescue and dissolution.

We provide:

  • Advice on various business rescue alternatives and their implication

  • Advice in respect of the Insolvency Act, the Companies Act and related legislation

  • Advice in relation to securities in insolvency

  • Drafting and prosecution of court applications relating to judicial management, liquidation and insolvency and the opposition of hostile applications

  • Advice relating to the liabilities resulting from judicial management, liquidation and insolvency

  • Advice relating to employment issues arising from judicial management, liquidation and insolvency

  • Advice on Schemes of Arrangement. We have assisted a number of private and public companies in business rescue initiatives including creditor, shareholder and stakeholder schemes of arrangement