This is critical! It is essential that the landlord is onside with the recovery strategy of their tenant. We will do whatever it takes to satisfy them, as they are integral to providing timely support and protection during the healing process. They will be the priority recipient of emergency funding in tandem with secured creditors. A healthy relationship with the landlord will smooth the way for providing stability and long term security for the business. The landlord can be instrumental in fending off aggressive creditors and should be a willing partner in the long term success of their tenant. Lease renegotiation may also be required to ensure the operation will be comfortably suited to its current location and content with the price for maintaining it.