Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Insolvency


Restructuring, Bankruptcy and Insolvency

Deloitte Legal

We offer an integrated, multidisciplinary team that draws upon all of Deloitte Legal’s expertise groups, particularly Finance & Banking, Corporate, M&A, Real Estate, Dispute Resolution and Employment Law & Benefits, as well as all of Deloitte's other service lines, particularly Consulting, Financial Advisory and Tax, that provides specialized legal assistance for both debtors and creditors in a broad array of industries.

Services for the purchaser of a company in distress/assets from a company in distress:

  • Transaction assistance in preparation of the transaction documents and negotiation with debtor;
  • Assistance during the implementation process: ensure transfer of shares/assets free of encumbrances, registration formalities, employees matters, competition clearance;
  • Assistance further to the acquisition: representation in court for challenging decision of judicial administrator or liquidator, creditors' assembly etc.

Services for the creditor of a company in distress:

  • Analysis of the contract originating the claim and security documents, registration of the claim and securing priority against other creditors, if possible;
  • Analysis of position in insolvency files;
  • Analysis and assistance for challenging preferences;
  • Assistance during creditors' assemblies;
  • Assistance in preparing and sustaining a reorganization plan;
  • Court representation in various insolvency related aspects.

Services for the company in distress:

  • Prescreening the potential insolvency requests by assessing whether the legal conditions for opening of proceedings are met;
  • Debt restructuring in pre-insolvency phase;
  • Screening the insolvency requests and assessing the actual risk of the debtor in entering the insolvency procedure;
  • Assistance during judicial proceedings both in front of courts of law and towards the creditors.

Services for the shareholders/directors:

  • Advice on proper conduct both before and after the commencement of proceedings;
  • Assessing the risk of proceedings against shareholders/management/directors.


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Jan Spáčil

Jan Spáčil

Partner, Attorney-at-Law

Jan Spáčil is a Managing Partner at Deloitte Legal. Jan graduated from the Faculty of Law at Masaryk University in Brno and in tax advisory from the Business School at the Technical University in Brno... More