Restructuring and Insolvency

Moalem Weitemeier Bendtsen has extensive experience within the field of restructuring and insolvency law.

Our attorneys assist our clients in the establishment and execution of financial reconstructions of insolvent or financially distressed companies, including real estate companies, banks and insurance companies. We also provide legal advice on all other aspects of insolvency law.

We are experienced in assisting Danish and foreign banks and other creditors and financially distressed companies as receivers in suspension of payments and establishment of composition in bankruptcy. Furthermore, we act as administrators in bankruptcy estates.



Clients say the firm is "Very creative in their problem solving," the firm replies fast and provides serious and useful feedback," and that "Thomas Weitemeyer has been outstanding in handling the acquisition and very creative in finding ways to meet the wishes of our counterparty." 

Legal500 , 2020


"Very satisfied with their work." 

IFLR1000, 2020


The well-regarded Thomas Weitemeyer heads the ‘fast and competent’ team at Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen (...).

Legal500 , 2017


Thomas Weitemeyer of Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen heads the team and is well regarded for his expertise in restructuring and insolvency issues. He regularly acts for creditors, banks and other financial institutions. Clients say: "He provides very good service."

Chambers & Partners , 2017


Clients describe Thomas Weitemeyer of Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen as thorough in his handling of restructuring and insolvency matters, assisting creditors and banks as well as the purchasers of distressed assets.

Chambers & Partners , 2016


Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen has particular expertise in assisting Financial institutions and management teams aiding banks with distressed real estate portfolios. The team provides "a very good and quick service".

Legal500 , 2015


Moalem Weitemeyer Bendtsen’s ‘client-oriented’ Thomas Weitemeyer ‘provides practical, to-the-point advice’ to banks and creditors, and recently represented ECI Telcom in the restructuring of Elro Energi.

Legal500, 2014


Led by head of department Thomas Weitemeyer, the restructuring and insolvency team was involved in a number of large transactions this year including representing the buyers of more than a billion kroner's worth of property from real estate group Essex and acting as the trustee in the multijurisdictional bankruptcy of Datoselskabet af 28/2 2011 (formerly Danish Hardwood). 

IFLR1000, 2014 Denmark Guide  



Thomas Weitemeyer

Pernille Nørkær  

Henning Hedegaard Thomsen