Insolvency & Restructuring

The legal steps involved in securing our clients’ financial interests in restructuring, debt collection, bankruptcy or insolvency proceedings are often time-critical. The Insolvency & Restructuring team is able to offer high level “one stop shop” services for all restructuring and insolvency requirements of our clients within very short time frames.

We have a strong reputation in handling complex cross-border matters. Our Insolvency & Restructuring team comprises corporate and finance lawyers and specialists covering all procedural matters and insolvency related litigations. Depending on your needs and the relevant industry, we will join forces with our specialists from other areas such as tax, banking and financial market laws, as well as real estate and employment law.

Areas of expertise

  • Corporate restructuring and reorganisation
  • Spin-offs and de-mergers
  • Rescue companies
  • Moratorium and composition agreements
  • Bankruptcy proceedings
  • Debt enforcement proceedings
  • Recognition of foreign insolvency decrees
  • Representation of foreign insolvency administrators in Switzerland
  • Seizure of assets
  • Realisation of pledged assets
  • Actions against the schedule of claims
  • Claw back claims
  • Claims for director’s liability
  • Mandates as trustee, liquidator, member of a creditors’ committee

“MLL Froriep is a very agile, service-oriented office. They are definitely worth their money, and can even be classified as rather inexpensive in relation to the service. For international insolvency proceedings, the team has a very good intuition and corresponds quickly, appropriately and confidently”​

Legal 500 EMEA, Insolvency and Corporate Recovery, 2022

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