Insolvency and Directors' Duties Global Guide

Global insight from leading lawyers in comparative guides to the law worldwide

The Insolvency and Directors' Duties Global Guide provides practical analysis of topical cross-border issues and country-specific Q&A guides on insolvency law and practice worldwide. The Q&A guide aims to give a structured overview of insolvency from the perspective of companies that are operating within a domestic and/or international group of companies, and considers the various complexities that this can introduce into insolvency procedures. It also has a significant concentration on duties, liabilities, insurance, litigation, and subsequent restrictions imposed on directors of an insolvent company.

J.William Boone is a Partner at James Bates Brannan Groover LLP with over 28 years experience. Mr Boone has devoted his law practice on bankruptcy related matters, including representation of unsecured creditors, financial institutions, trustees and indentured trustees in all aspects of significant domestic and international bankruptcy, workouts and reorganisations, including complicated litigation. Mr Boone has substantial experience assisting both national and international clients in acquiring assets and operating businesses from bankruptcy estates. Mr Boone is admitted to practice in Georgia, New York, and the District of Columbia.

Mr Boone's main practice areas include, bankruptcy, workouts and reorganisation; litigation; corporate & transactional work; creditors' rights & bankruptcy; banking & financial institutions.

James Bates Brannan Groover LLP
Country Q&A Contributing firm
Argentina Marval O'Farrell & Mairal
Australia Clayton Utz
Bahamas McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes
Bermuda ASW Law Limited
Brazil Felsberg Advogados
Canada Regent Law Professional Corporation
Cayman Islands KRyS Global
Finland Roschier, Attorneys Ltd
Germany Noerr LLP
India Khaitan Legal Associates
Italy Studio Legale Ghia
Japan Nishimura & Asahi
Malaysia Shearn Delamore & Co
The Netherlands Houthoff Buruma Coöperatief U.A.
Nigeria PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors
Russia Noerr
Singapore Rajah & Tann Singapore LLP
Spain Torres, Martín & Zaragoza
Switzerland Homburger AG
United Kingdom Brown Rudnick LLP
United States James-Bates-Brannan-Groover-LLP


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