Dr. Anja Krause | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice
 Anja Krause
 Anja Krause

Dr. Anja Krause

Counsel, Hamburg

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Anja Krause works as a lawyer in the area of insolvency law with an emphasis on insolvency administration.

She particularly focuses on the liquidation and continuation of companies from various business sectors as well as restructuring by transfer. Furthermore, she advises creditors as well as companies and their representative bodies prior to the opening of an insolvency proceeding.

Prior to joining White & Case, Anja Krause worked on insolvency law matters for a management consulting firm.

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwältin


  • Dr jur, Dresden University of Technology
  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Celle
  • First State Exam, Georg-August-University Göttingen


  • German
  • English



  • Delayed payment of social insurance contributions does not necessarily indicate insolvency. Commentary on BGH, decision from 07.11.2013 – IX ZR 49/13, BB, Issue 4, p. 148, 2014
  • Requirements regarding a company's unworthiness for obtaining credits in the light of rules on equity substitution. Commentary on BGH, decision from 11.10.2011 – II ZR 18/10, BB, No. 49, p. 3027, 2011
  • Contestable legal acts by debtors in case of targeted cash fillings when expecting an enforcement attempt. Commentary on BGH, decision from February 3, 2011 – IX ZR 213/09, BB, No. 14, p. 854, 2011
  • Pledging future profit claims are not secure in case of insolvency (Verpfändung künftiger Gewinnforderungen nicht insolvenzfest. Kommentar zu BGH, Urteil vom 14.01.2010 – IX ZR 78/09), BB, No. 12, p. 662, 2010
  • Insolvency Administrator should inform immediately any garnishee about opening the insolvency proceeding (Insolvenzverwalter sollten Drittschuldner umgehend über die Verfahrenseröffnung informieren. Kommentar zu BGH, Urteil vom 16.07.2009 – IX ZR 118/08), BB, No. 42, p. 2223, 2009