Dr. Anja Krause

Counsel, Hamburg



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



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