INSOLVENCY AND RESTRUCTURING

Ghana has enacted a new law to regulate Insolvency, Bankruptcy  and Restructuring. The newly enacted law repeals the winding up and liquidation proceedings under the Bodies Corporate (Official Liquidations) Act, 1963 (Act 180).

 

The Corporate Restructuring and Insolvency Act 2020 (Act 1015), complete with the Companies Act, 2019 (Act 992), will introduce a new era in the Ghanaian business environment in which creditors, employees and shareholders’ interests are adequately protected and private enterprises are ensured a safe transition of the business.

 

The Firm has a team of qualified Insolvency Resolution Professionals and lawyers who offer strategic advice to corporate debtors, creditors and other stakeholders during the insolvency proceedings and provide professional services required during the process and represent them in court/tribunal proceedings. Our experienced lawyers can handle complex cases involving companies with distressed assets both from the legal and the business side in an effective manner.