Insolvency Online 3-day Workshop

An intensive, workshop to sharpen your skills in the field of insolvency litigation and administration
About this Course

This workshop has been presented annually since 2005 under the guidance of one of a renowned insolvency expert, Prof. André Boraine (Professor at the Faculty of Law, University of Pretoria). It covers the most vital aspects such as liquidation and sequestration applications, aspects of the effects of sequestration and liquidation, the administration of an insolvent estate, including the rules pertaining to the distribution of proceeds, and aspects of business rescue

The programme will include:

Day 1
Taking instructions| Introduction to insolvency law| Alternatives to sequestration | Voluntary surrender | Compulsory sequestration | Rehabilitation | Effects of insolvency | Assets | Impeachable transactions | Unexecuted contracts.

Day 2
Liquidation of companies | Aspects of Business rescue | Compromises | Overview of the administration process.

Day 3
Application of the proceeds of the assets (drafting of estate accounts and related matters).


The presenters draw from their experience as academics and expert insolvency practitioners. The team consists of Prof. Boraine (Faculty of Law – University of Pretoria), Mr Khashane Manamela and Mr. Matthew Klein.

19, 20 , 21 June 2024 | Duration: 8:30 – 16:00 | Online WorkshopCertification
Attendance of all sessions are mandatory to qualify for a certificate.
Who should register?

All legal practitioners who wish to enhance their knowledge of insolvency law. The course is ideal to inform legal practitioners, candidate legal practitioners and legal advisers as to the basics of insolvency law and practice.


Registration fee (including VAT):

R5 100 per person.

How to register

Kindly note that you can only register online and that there are limited places available. Participants should be registered individually.
Payment should be made by electronic funds transfer (EFT) only. Remember to upload the proof of payment (PDF) in step 2 (Online registration form)LSSA banking details: Account name: Law Society of South Africa | Bank: FNB Pretoria | Branch code: 251445 | Account no: 6200 9641 079 | Reference: Surname, name and cell number


Once you have successfully registered to participate, you will receive confirmation that we have received your registration documentation. Confirmation of attendance will be on a first-come, first-served basis.  You will receive a system-generated e-mail with a Microsoft Teams link to the workshop at least 24 hours before the workshop starts. Read the instructions in the e-mail carefully and test your link to the workshop page at least 20 min before it starts.Althought registration closes one week prior to the commencement of the course, this course is usually fully booked by the registration deadline. Therefore, early registration is recommended.
For more information about this online workshop contact Molalatladi Modiba:

Email: / | Please note we only communicate via e-mail should you need more information.

Please take note

  • The LSSA will not accept liability if fees are not paid into the designated LSSA bank account.
    Workshop registration will be confirmed only if proof of payment is attached to the registration form.
  • Registrations close 48 hours prior to the event dates.No late registrations will be accepted thereafter without
    written approval from LEAD.
  • LEAD reserves the right to cancel a learning activity should the number of delegates not justify the costs involved.
  • Registered delegates will be given reasonable notice of cancellation.
  • To cancel a registration, the delegate should email at least 48 hours before the
    starts of the event to avoid being liable for the full fee. Refunds must be claimed in writing within 15 business days after cancellation.

Course Dates


Online Workshop