Closing an Organisation

Legal + Business Affairs

We set up this business with the cultural sector in mind. We have gained a reputation for providing timely, pragmatic advice and guidance to individuals and organisations in the arts, crafts, entertainment, and fashion industries. We understand the needs, challenges and realities of these sectors. Our team are friendly, approachable and able to help you with whatever you’re trying to create, achieve or resolve.

When to Consider Winding Up:

  • You are ceasing all business operations.
  • You are facing financial difficulties and insolvency.
  • There is a deadlock or disagreement.
  • You are merging or acquiring another organisation.

Navigating Closure with Confidence

Closing an organisation can be a complex and emotional process. Keith Arrowsmith understands the challenges that a board faces when considering whether it is in your organiastion's best interests to close or merge with another body. ProArts+ offers comprehensive legal guidance to ensure a smooth and compliant winding-up of your organisation.

We regularly deal with all aspects of dissolution, including:

  • Voluntary and Compulsory Winding Up: We advise on the most suitable process for your situation, considering factors like solvency, funding agreements, and regulatory requirements.
  • Liquidation Process Management: We guide you through every step, from notifying creditors and employees to the sale of assets and distributing funds.
  • Tax Implications: We work closely with your accountant to ensure all tax records are concluded in an orderly manner.
  • Dispute Resolution: We help navigate potential conflicts with creditors or employees through negotiation.
  • Post-Dissolution Compliance: We ensure you meet all ongoing legal obligations following the official closure of the organisation.

Benefits of Choosing ProArts+:

  • Experienced and Skilled Team: Keith Arrowsmith is a solicitor with a proven track record of successfully handling complex winding-up cases.
  • Efficient and Cost-Effective Solutions: We work efficiently to minimise legal fees while ensuring a thorough and compliant process.
  • Client-Centered Approach: We are committed to providing clear communication, personalised attention, and responsive support throughout the winding-up process.

Free Consultation

We understand that every organisation's closure is unique. Contact Keith Arrowsmith today for a free consultation to discuss your specific situation and explore your options. 


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