Bankruptcy and restructuring law

The diverse competence of our team allow us to conduct an in-depth analysis of the circumstances of any client and select the optimum solution. We offer proficiency in bankruptcy and restructuring law combined with knowledge and experience in the area of business law, capital market and company law – Wojciech Bokina

The overriding goal of this practice is to ensure security and continuity of business conducted by our clients and to protect their funds. We provide comprehensive services, including selection of the best form of restructuring for a debtor, and assistance in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings. We also represent creditors, helping them to recover the largest amounts possible. We offer both immediate and long-term assistance. We focus on prevention measures that are aimed at securing businesses in the event of a contractor’s bankruptcy.

Wojciech Bokina

partner, radca prawny, doradca restrukturyzacyjny
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Kaja Buczkowska

advocate, restructuring advisor
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Katarzyna Sawicka

advocate
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Monika Zglec

attorney-at-law trainee
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Magdalena Sienkiewicz

advocate trainee
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Jakub Skręta

lawyer
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Our clients:

  • receivers,
  • administrators,
  • court-appointed supervisors,
  • creditors.

Scope of services:

  • Drafting of agreements in a way that ensures the strongest possible protection of clients against a contractor’s bankruptcy or restructuring.
  • Representing creditors in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings and advice on the selection of solutions facilitating recovery of the largest amounts possible.
  • Advice on the selection of the best possible form of restructuring.
  • Comprehensive preparation of petitions for bankruptcy or restructuring.
  • Representation of debtors in bankruptcy and restructuring proceedings, including oversight over the activities of receivers, administrators, court-appointed supervisors, as well as support in negotiations with creditors regarding the voting on proposed compositions.
  • Representation of clients in proceedings related to management board members’ liability for obligations of capital companies and in proceedings for business prohibition.
  • Consumer bankruptcy.

Completed activities

  • Provided comprehensive services to a listed company in the course of successful restructuring proceedings, which ended with one of the first composition agreements signed by a company listed on the stock exchange.
  • Defense of a listed company against a debt collection petition for the company’s bankruptcy submitted by a creditor (former CEO); the successful defense was preceded by debt restructuring.
  • Represented a court-appointed supervisor in successful proceedings for reimbursement of expenditures incurred by the estate.
  • Conducted numerous successful proceedings concerning liability of management board members for company’s obligations, at both sides of the disputes.
  • Carried out effective liquidation proceedings, leading to the company being removed from the register after a petition for bankruptcy has been dismissed due to the “scarcity of the bankrupt’s estate”.
  • Successfully represented a client in a dispute with the administrator to release assets from the estate in sanation proceedings.
  • Successfully achieved a declaration of bankruptcy despite the opposite view of the temporary court-appointed administrator.
  • Achieved declarations of consumer bankruptcy of individual clients.

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