We offer comprehensive legal and tax advice to Clients wishing to restructure the legal form of their business activity so as to achieve tax optimisation or to adapt their business to changing market requirements or the individual needs of clients. To this end, SSW prepares and issues opinions on, and negotiates, documentation concerning inter alia divisions, transformations, mergers and cross-border mergers.
During the various restructuring processes, SSW’s lawyers and tax advisors assist in the preparation of documentation concerning capital increases or decreases, the redemption of shares or stocks, or the conversion of debt into capital. SSW also advises Clients on the implementation of direct investments and within the framework of joint-venture projects.
We also provide comprehensive advisory services for our Clients as regards concerning insolvency and administration proceedings. Our services are aimed both at entities who seek to negotiate a reduction of their liabilities with creditors and at entities who find themselves in a situation requiring the onset of administration or insolvency proceedings. We also advise creditors who are involved in participating in insolvency and administration proceedings affecting their debtors.
- Restructuring and transferring the distribution activity of an energy enterprise from a Polish company to a Belgian company
- Negotiating with creditors and acquiring debt claims and securities by a special purpose vehicle of the State Treasury from a syndicate of banks and non-bank creditors during corporate insolvency proceedings involving of a company conducting the largest investment in Poland in the seamless pipes sector
- Preparing insolvency applications and proposals for creditors’ voluntary arrangements; representing the insolvent company at all stages of the proceedings, including the move from liquidation to creditors’ voluntary arrangements proceedings, concluding and implementing the creditors’ voluntary arrangements
- Providing comprehensive advice on the restructuring of companies within a group of companies in the furniture industry