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The high quality of our work and our reputation on the market are reflected in regular distinctions from independent lawyer assessment. The Juve Handbook ‘Commercial Law Firms‘ and the international research agency, ‘The Legal 500‘ recommend Müller-Heydenreich Bierbach & Kollegen for years as one of Germany’s leading law firms for restructuring and insolvency. We also achieve year after year top placings in national rankings of various media.

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JUVE Handbuch 2019/2020 (excerpt)

The unit, rooted in Bavaria, is regularly appointed as an administrator by southern German courts. Regular you will also see the rarely sown larger processes, such as that of the Bavarian. Electricity supplier BEV, entrusted. This went right up to the sweat u. showed that the unit can work across national borders. Additional she worked as a restructuring consultant, mostly on the creditor side. In a tender, she won a consulting mandate from the logistics company ARS Altmann regarding the insolvency proceedings of Waggonbau Niesky. Last but not least, the expansion of the team by 3 Associates benefits the Nuremberg location, where MHBK the top dog Dr. Beck & Partner is making more and more competition. Often recommended: Axel Bierbach ("excellent insolvency administrator, uncomplicated and fair", competitor), Oliver Schartl


The Legal 500, 2018 (excerpt)

The five-member administration team at Müller-Heydenreich Bierbach & Kollegen enjoys visibility, especially in Bavaria. In addition to insolvency administration, restructuring and litigation, advice to insolvency administrators and creditors' committees is also part of the repertoire. The recommended and internationally networked Axel Bierbach recently acted as the insolvency administrator of the H. Schreiner test and special facilities, for which he was able to find an investor with Cincinatti Test Systems just a month after the procedure had started. Oliver Schartl was appointed as administrator of the fashion company Roeckl, which is currently headed for renovation under its own management. Stefan Debus is also recommended.


JUVE Handbuch 2017/2018 (excerpt)

The law firm recommended in the bankruptcy administration is described by a competitor as “mean. dominant insolvency administrator's office in southern Bavaria ”. Even if this may be too optimistic in the face of strong competition, the praise speaks for the persistence with which MHBK remains loyal to the focus on pure insolvency administration. Instead of on one topic. The law firm is widening the idea of ​​strengthening the Nuremberg office and the like. the establishment of a 5th administrator, with whom the orientation towards judicial assigned renovation cases remain.


The Legal 500, 2017 (excerpt)

Müller-Heydenreich Bierbach & Kollegen specializes in supporting cross-border insolvencies, group insolvencies, insolvency plan proceedings and business continuations. Four lawyers are regularly appointed as insolvency administrators and trustees at various Bavarian locations; the team is mandated by companies from numerous industries and up to 100 procedures are processed annually.


JUVE Handbuch 2015/2016 (excerpt)

Name partner Bierbach is recognized by his important role in 2 of the leading professional associations, VID and Gravenbrucher Circle, often perceived as the most important head. The procedures, on the other hand, are spread over many shoulders and are looked after by the competition as "far-sighted, pragmatic and with a high level of communication skills".


The Legal 500 Deutschland 2016 (excerpt)

At Müller-Heydenreich Bierbach & Kollegen, formerly Müller-Heydenreich Beutler & Kollegen, five insolvency administrators work from different Bavarian locations. The focus is on cross-border insolvencies, group insolvencies, insolvency plan proceedings and business continuations. Axel Bierbach was appointed as the provisional insolvency administrator of Golden Gate GmbH, which specializes in health and residential real estate, while Oliver Schartl accompanied the insolvent printing company Mediahaus Biering. Another highlight was the support of the aircraft manufacturer Helipark in the bankruptcy proceedings, where the partial sale of the subsidiary XtremeAir to RotorSchmiede was achieved.


JUVE Handbuch 2015/2016 Wirtschaftskanzleien (excerpt)

The law firm recommended for insolvency administration is for many competitors throughout the country one of the first choices if proceedings in Bavaria are concerned. “Naturally, I recommend Axel Bierbach for Munich” said a Frankfurter restructuring advisor, and the professional acknowledge of his work is evident in his inclusion in the Gravenbrucher Kreis. MHBK continues to progress towards spreading the appointments over many shoulders in order to solidly establish itself at an ever increasing number of Bavarian courts. With the Golden Gate proceedings, a further insolvent issuer of a €30 million SME bond, the law firm has been able to prove its sustained specialisation in cases of that kind. Frequently recommended: Axel Bierbach, Oliver Schartl.


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