Insolvency & Restructuring

Practice Areas

With extensive experience, Prager Dreifuss advises banks and other financial institutions as well as corporate debtors and their governing bodies on all issues that arise in connection with an impending insolvency or bankruptcy and in reorganizations and restructurings. We represent creditors in bankruptcy-related litigation, whether in registering or purchasing claims or in enforcing disputed claims vis-à-vis bankruptcy administrators and before courts.

Our practice in the area of insolvency & restructuring includes:

  • Capitalisation and structural measures in reorganisation and liquidation scenarios
  • Representing the interests of creditors in complex Swiss bankruptcies as well as in cross-border cases
  • Advice on the purchases and sales of distressed-debt claims
  • Advice in the area of national and international enforcement
  • Managing proceedings involving scheduling and avoidance of claims
  • Representing parties in proceedings of recognition of foreign bankruptcies

Main Contacts


Daniel Hayek

Daniel Hayek

Partner