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Dr. Andreas Kleinschmidt

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Practice Experience
Andreas Kleinschmidt specializes in insolvency administration and insolvency law. He has a broad experience in handling insolvency proceedings in all different economic sectors. Mr. Kleinschmidt also consults with companies in regard to corporate restructuring.

Furthermore, he advises clients with respect to the purchase of insolvent companies or as creditors in insolvency proceedings. 

Bars and Courts
Insolvency Lawyer, 2012
Rechtsanwalt, 2004

Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf, 2004
Dr jur, Georg-August-University Göttingen, 2004
First State Exam, Georg-August-University Göttingen, 2000
Bank Clerk, 1994

Co-author, "Restructuring model with new obstacles? Job creation and qualification companies in the light of the most recent labor law case-law (Sanierungsmodell mit neuen Hindernissen? Beschäftigungs- und Qualifizierungsgesellschaften im Lichte der jüngsten arbeitsgerichtlichen Rechtsprechung)", ZInsO, Issue 22, Page 949 et seqq., 2012 (with Lars Hinrichs)
Co-author, "Commentary on the decision of the Higher Regional Court of Munich of September 8, 2010 – 7 U 2568/10 (Kommentar zum Urteil des OLG München vom 08.09.2010 – 7 U 2568/10)", EWiR, Pages 317-318, 2011 (with Phuong Thao Dinh Van)
Co-author, "The extension of the definition of overindebtedness as amended by the Financial Market Stabilisation Act (FMStG) – the perpetuation of an 'undesirable legal situation'? (Verlängerung des durch das FMStG geänderten Überschuldungbegriffs – Perpetuierung eines "unerwünschten Rechtszustands"?)", NZG, Page 1172, 2009 (with Jan-Philipp Hoos)
Co-author, "No liability of third parties for involvement in prohibited payments made by a managing director in time of crisis. A comment on the Federal Court of Justice decision of 11 February 2008 (Keine Haftung eines Dritten wegen Teilnahme an verbotenen Zahlungen des Geschäftsführers in der Krise. Anmerkung zum Beschluss des BGH vom 11.02.2008)", EWiR, Page 237 et seqq., 2009 (with Bero-Alexander Lau)
Co-author, "Inadmissibility of inpayments and repayments to return capital contribution in instalments at intervals of 1 and 2.5 months. A comment on the Federal Court of Justice judgment of 15 October 2007 (Unzulässiges Hin- und Herzahlen bei Rückfluß der Einlage in Raten im Abstand von 1 bzw. 2,5 Monaten. Anmerkung zum Urteil des BGH vom 15.10.2007)", EWiR, Page 109 et seq., 2009 (with Jan-Philipp Hoos)

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