Business Restructuring

Tyr’s business restructuring and insolvency offering is led by partner Ashley Jaques.

Ashley specialises in property-based insolvencies and receiverships, together with director advisory and transactional matters. In addition, Ashley has significant experience acting on behalf of insolvency practitioners, financial institutions, companies, directors, property agents and turnaround professionals from across the country on all aspects of corporate recovery and restructuring work.

Ashley also works closely with Tyr’s Commercial Litigation Team to provide market leading contentious insolvency advice to new and existing clients of the firm.

Ashley’s recent experience includes advising:

  • A financial institution on the enforceability on its security over shares, the possible impact of such enforcement and advising the appointed receiver;
  • A financial institution on the enforceability of personal guarantees over various properties including borrower owned properties with occupational issues;
  • Joint liquidators on conflict of law issues between English and Guernsey law;
  • Receivers on the sale of 50 plus residential units and associated management company issues; and
  • Negotiating security documents to secure refinance facilities offered by our financial institution clients.