The full financial impact of Covid-19 is yet to be felt in New Zealand. Many businesses are under pressure and are still coming to terms with the lockdown and its aftereffects. The Government has responded with a range of financial measure to support Kiwi business. This includes changes to New Zealand’s insolvency regime, being the ‘safe harbour’ provisions and the Business Debt Hibernation Scheme.
Our barristers’ experience and expertise in insolvency matters means they are able to assist with the full range of insolvency matters arising from the Covid-19 lockdown, including acting for insolvency practitioners and business/directors and advising on the changes and impact of the insolvency law changes.
Paul has a particular focus on insolvency, security enforcement, debt recovery and receivership matters, as well as resolving construction, infrastructure, property-related disputes.