Insolvency and Restructuring

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Graf & Pitkowitz’s Alexander Isola and Stefan Weileder, together with their team, have long been a leading firm for insolvency, restructuring and reorganization. We regularly advise on in and out of court restructuring and reorganization measures, as well as on all matters of insolvency law, including: capital maintenance, insolvency challenge rights, loan security structures, and collaterals. In recent years, we have advised on almost every major insolvency and restructuring case in Austria – on many occasions as insolvency administrator, otherwise as advisor to debtors, creditors, and investors.

Key–strength areas of our practice include advising creditors and debtors on complex insolvency and restructuring situations and, in particular on “insolvency administration”. Our attorneys are regularly appointed by the courts as insolvency administrators – this allows for our particularly reflective debt counselling and helps avoid D&O liability.

Furthermore, we have extensive expertise in complex refinancing negotiations with banks and advising investors on the purchase of distressed companies (Distressed M&A). We work in cross-functional teams. If pertinent for the individual case, we work closely with specialized lawyers from the relevant areas of expertise.

Alexander Isola is head of the law group – he is ranked among the top lawyers in his field in Austria in all relevant rankings and handbooks.  

Contact

Alexander Isola
M.C.J. (NYU) | Dr.iur. (University of Graz) | Partner
T:+43 316 833 777 - 0
Stefan Weileder
LL.M. (DUK) | Mag.iur. (University of Graz) | Partner
T:+43 316 833 777 - 0
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  • Advice on restructuring, insolvency, and reorganization – both in and out of court
  • Insolvency administration
  • Distressed M&A  
  • Insolvency challenge rights
  • Capital maintenance law and equity substitution
  • Insolvency dispute resolution
  • International insolvency law
  • Restructurings of financing
  • Collateral security law
  • D&O liability

News

IFLR1000 Ranking 2022

This year GRAF ISOLA was again listed in the prestigious IFLR1000 ranking. We are pleased about the rankings in the categories “Restructuring” and “M&A” and congratulate our practice groups!

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Ranking Leaders League

We are pleased to announce that GRAF ISOLA has been recognized in this year’s Leaders League Ranking as “recommended” in four categories (Banking & Finance; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment;

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Awards: Best Lawyers

Five Lawyers of GRAF ISOLA have recently been recognized in the 13th edition of the ranking „The Best Lawyers in Austria“ of Best Lawyers. We express our sincere congratulations: Alexander

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Chambers Europe recognition

This year GRAF ISOLA is again ranked in the prestigious Chambers and Partners Europe 2022 Guide. We are delighted about the recognition for our practice groups in the areas of

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Publications

Contact

Alexander Isola
M.C.J. (NYU) | Dr.iur. (University of Graz) | Partner
T:+43 316 833 777 - 0
Stefan Weileder
LL.M. (DUK) | Mag.iur. (University of Graz) | Partner
T:+43 316 833 777 - 0
image expand Areas of expertise
  • Advice on restructuring, insolvency, and reorganization – both in and out of court
  • Insolvency administration
  • Distressed M&A  
  • Insolvency challenge rights
  • Capital maintenance law and equity substitution
  • Insolvency dispute resolution
  • International insolvency law
  • Restructurings of financing
  • Collateral security law
  • D&O liability