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Europe 2022
Denmark Restructuring/Insolvency
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About

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Plesner's Insolvency team is a leader in both restructuring and bankruptcy. Our extensive experience and specialist legal knowledge combined with a commercial approach and the ability to provide for innovative solutions ensure that the best advice can be given at all times. We advise businesses, banks, and creditors as well as assume the position as a trustee or administrator of an insolvent entity.

In a distressed entity, often the steps to safeguard the values are to be taken very quickly whether the situation is near-insolvency (out of court solutions) or when proceedings are instigated. With Plesner's cross-disciplinary resources, the relevant practice groups required for the specific restructuring or insolvency matter are always available. Plesner's relevant practice groups consists of experts within banking and finance, commercial real estate, corporate, employment, and tax law, as well as transaction experience (M&A).

Plesner's Insolvency team has gained experience from a broad spectrum of international restructuring and bankruptcy cases. We are used to working with cross-border matters and Plesner's network also ensures that the best foreign specialists are involved.

Plesner's Insolvency team is leader in litigation on all matters of insolvency law. We have a vast experience in handling complex litigation

With our innovative solutions, cross-disciplinary resources, international reach and experience we find that we provide value-creating services.

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Restructuring/Insolvency - Denmark
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Band 2
What the team is known for

Plesner is a notable team that is active predominantly on the debtor side of major insolvency and restructuring proceedings. The lawyers regularly act as trustees on bankruptcies, advising on disputes with creditors and the collection of receivables owed to bankruptcy estates. The practice works with cases including fraud and mismanagement, using its strength in asset-tracing mandates. The department handles cases relating to companies in a broad variety of sectors, notably finance, pharmaceuticals and energy.

Work Highlights

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  • Assisted Bravo Tours Nordic with bankruptcy proceedings.

Notable Practitioners

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Michala Roepstorff
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Michala Roepstorff
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Michala Roepstorff advises on a range of both local and cross-border insolvency proceedings. Sources praise her as "extremely commercial and knowledgeable."

Lars Skanvig
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Lars Skanvig
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Head of department Lars Skanvig handles complex bankruptcy procedures across a range of industries, most notably the finance sector. He also has experience handling the financial restructuring of distressed companies.

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Restructuring/Insolvency

Lars Skanvig
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Lars Skanvig
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Band 3
Michala Roepstorff
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Michala Roepstorff
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Band 3

Members

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Lars Skanvig

Head of Department

Michael Schebye Brandt-Jensen

Victoria Grevit Eriksen