Restructuring & Insolvency


Business is risky. A host of reasons may cause companies to struggle and, in some cases, force a business restructuring or trigger an insolvency proceeding. For those on the unfortunate side of such situations, understanding the options available can be the difference between a second chance or shuttering operations or recouping an investment. For others, opportunities await those poised to acquire the distressed assets. Retaining a law firm with the capabilities to navigate the complexity of the laws governing business restructurings is critical.

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  • The successor in interest to the German arm of WestLB loan portfolio in connection with numerous matters as lender, including a Connecticut-based real estate loan restructuring
  • Affirmative Insurance Holdings, Inc., and its subsidiaries as debtors in Chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings
  • The Insolvency Administrator of O.W. Bunker Germany GmbH in German insolvency proceedings, Chapter 15 bankruptcy proceedings, and seven US district court actions involving more than $10 million of disputed funds

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Restructuring & Insolvency

Insights & Events / Media

New York, NY / McDermott Event / November 14, 2019

New York, New York / McDermott Event / November 8, 2018

The Legal 500 & The In-House Lawyer Comparative Legal Guide / June 4, 2018

Nomos Verlag – Schriften zum Insolvenzrecht, Vol. 64 / December 2017

On the Subject / December 18, 2017

International News / December 2017

Börsen-Zeitung / December 5, 2017

ZIP, Issue 44 / November 11, 2016

Handbook for Restructurings of Business Enterprises / 2016

The Crisis of Business Enterprises From a Shareholder’s Perspective

Unternehmeredition Restrukturierung / June 2015

Contractors in Crisis

M&A Review, Issue 5 / April 25, 2015

Tax Aspects in Structuring Management Participation Programs, Especially in PE-Transactions, LBO’s ...

Handelsblatt Supplement "Initiativbanking", Issue 1 / February 26, 2015

Management Participations, from Employed Manager to Entrepreneur

Handelsblatt Rechtsboard / February 18, 2015

Federal Labor Court: Ineffectiveness of Termination Without Notice for Sexual Harassment

FINANCE, Special Edition "Topkanzleien," Restructuring / February 2015

The Management at the Area of Conflict

Betriebs Berater 2015, Issue 5 / February 2015

Der Betrieb, Issue 5 / January 30, 2015

European Court of Justice’s decision C-354/13 ("Obesity as "disability" within the ...

EWiR – Entscheidungen zum Wirtschaftsrecht, Issue 24 / December 19, 2014

Termination Rights of a Bond in Insolvency Related Matters

M&A Review, Issue 11 / October 2014

Cross-border Transformations of Companies as a New Option

Der Betrieb, Issue 36 / September 10, 2014

Possibility to Preclude the Contestation of Direct Payments by the Principal to ...

International News / Spring 2014








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