Co-Head Restructuring & Insolvency
Practice Group Banking & Finance
Dr Thomas Hoffmann advises companies in distressed situations and during insolvency proceedings. His clients include creditors and investors, and also companies and their representatives. Typical matters are bridging and restructuring financing in pre-insolvency distressed situations, as well as the restructuring of receivables in consortium loans or bonds. In court proceedings, Hoffmann advises on the implementation of restructuring measures under the new German insolvency law (Act for the Further Facilitation of the Restructuring of Companies (Gesetz zur weiteren Erleichterung der Sanierung von Unternehmen – ESUG)) in pre-insolvency and self-administration proceedings and in regular insolvency proceedings regarding the assertion of rights against the insolvency administrator, the realisation of securities and the contesting of claims for avoidance including court litigation.
Dr Thomas Hoffmann is a managing director of Team Treuhand GmbH, a Noerr company which performs special functions in distressed situations, e.g. acting as a restructuring shareholder in a dual-benefit trust or as a joint representative of bond creditors under the German Bonds Act.