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Insolvency and Restructuring

Crises call for swift, decisive action. Thanks to our experience from numerous cases we provide clients with rapid, precise legal assistance.

Companies often act irrationally during a crisis. When facing insolvency or restructuring, efficient legal advice from trustworthy lawyers is needed. Through comprehensive, precise analysis of the situation our insolvency lawyers ensure clarity and a rational basis for decision-making. Particularly when cross-border solutions are called for, bnt’s precision and many years of experience pay off for clients, because that is when insolvent or beleaguered companies benefit from our unambiguous, rapid recommendations on how to improve their situation. Alongside commercial and legal factors we also address psychological considerations. We advise the companies concerned, their shareholders and creditors.


Main legal advisory fields of Insolvency and Restructuring

  • Pre-insolvency protection of creditors’ rights
  • Creating insolvency-remote collateral
  • Representing creditors in insolvency proceedings
  • Pre-insolvency debt restructuring
  • Legal duties of company bodies and shareholders in crisis
  • Capital maintenance regulations
  • Mandatory regulations under tax/social security law
  • Joint liability within a group
  • Prerequisites and risks of de-facto management
  • M&A of distressed companies


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Practice Group Team of Insolvency and Restructuring