Restructuring and Insolvency

Wikborg Rein’s expert team for restructuring and insolvency combines in-depth expertise and broad experience to provide advice and assistance to all types of businesses and organizations encountering financial difficulties. Our clients include companies, managers, owners, lenders, borrowers, customers, employees or other individual creditors.

Our most important task is to assist clients with clear and highly-effective advice when they are in a distressed situation, regardless of whether the matter is resolved through extra-judicial negotiations relating to the restructuring of businesses, debt restructuring, debt negotiations or insolvency.

Wikborg Rein is at the forefront of restructuring and insolvency work and has been involved in the majority of the largest restructuring cases in Norway over the past 25 years, either as a representative of the company or its owners, or on behalf of significant creditors, banks or contracting partners.

Through our extensive experience we have developed a series of high-quality solutions from an insolvency law perspective, and we have tailored these solutions to other industries by drawing on the expertise of our specialists. Our goal is to maximise the possibilities for ongoing business operations, partially or as a whole. Our continuous involvement in the majority of these cases has helped us develop a trusting relationship with the key players in the Norwegian credit market, as well as other industries. Trust and predictability are the key factors to achieve the best possible solution in what are testing times for any business.

Our comprehensive legal expertise coupled with our commitment through lectures, journal publications and involvement at the universities, ensures our position as market-leaders in our specialisation areas. Our restructuring and insolvency expert group consists of 20 highly-skilled lawyers who complement the team with their distinctive specialities in addition to their industry-specific knowledge. We are committed to building a team with unrivalled expertise to achieve pragmatic and innovative outcomes for our clients.