Dr. Florian Kleinschmit | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Dr. Florian Kleinschmit

Local Partner, Berlin

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Overview

Florian Kleinschmit works as a lawyer in the area of insolvency administration and restructuring.

Besides managing insolvency proceedings, he particularly focuses on counseling acquisitions and sales of bankrupt companies (so-called transferring restructuring / Übertragende Sanierung) and restructuring.

Florian Kleinschmit joined White & Case in 2006 and worked in the meantime for two years in international industries. He gained work experience abroad in France (Dijon), England (London), Malta (Valletta) and Algeria (Algier).

Bars and Courts

  • Rechtsanwalt

Education

  • Second State Exam, Higher Regional Court of Düsseldorf
  • Dr jur, Georg-August-University Göttingen
  • MLE, Georg-August-University Göttingen
  • First State Exam, Georg-August-University Göttingen

Languages

  • German
  • English

Experience

Innowatio / Clean Energy Sourcing Group, 2017

Supported insolvency administrator Dr. Philipp Hackländer, Partner at White & Case, in the successful transferring restructuring of Leipzig-based energy supplier Clean Energy Sourcing Group to an affiliate of BayWa AG.

Conergy AG, 2013

Supported insolvency administrator Dr. Sven-Holger Undritz, Partner at White & Case Insolvenz GbR, in the successful transferring restructuring of Frankfurt-based solar panel manufacturer Conergy Solarmodule and Berlin-based manufacturer of solar racking Mounting Systems GmbH.

BKN Biostrom, 2012-2014

Supported insolvency administrator Dr. Sven-Holger Undritz, partner at White & Case Insolvenz GbR, in the successful restructuring and selling of the company through asset deals.

Kittner-Gruppe, 2012

Advised Lübeck-based Kittner-Gruppe, formerly one of Germany's top-ten car dealers by size, on the selling of her business premises to three car dealers as part of restructuring.

Hamburger InterContinental Hotel, 2013

Supported insolvency administrator Dr. Sven-Holger Undritz, partner at White & Case Insolvenz GbR, in selling property of the insolvent company to Kühne Immobilia GmbH.

AKT altmärker Kunststoff-Technik GmbH, 2011

Supported insolvency administrator Dr. Christoph Schulte-Kaubrügger, partner at White & Case Insolvenz GbR, in the asset disposition of the insolvent AKT altmärker Kunststoff-Technik GmbH as well as the disposition of its Spanish subsidiary.

Publications

  • Kleinschmit, Florian: German "Volkswagen"-law and European free movement of capital (Deutsches Volkswagengesetz und Europäische Kapitalverkehrsfreiheit). Dissertation, Göttingen, 2004