Dr. Georg Bernsau



Specialist Lawyer for
Insolvency Law

Specialist Lawyer for
Tax Law

Zeilweg 42
60439 Frankfurt am Main
Tel.: +49 69 963761-130
Fax: +49 69 963761-145
E-Mail: frankfurt@bbl-law.de

More locations:

Düsseldorf, Essen, Karlsruhe, Limburg, Mainz, Mannheim, Wiesbaden


Dr. Georg Bernsau has been active in restructuring and insolvency law and related legal areas for over 25 years. He acts as a consultant to debtors and creditors, as an insolvency administrator or trustee or as a member of a corporate body in companies that are in a state of distress. His assignments include the entire corporate, commercial and insolvency law as well as related tax issues. He is a well-established expert in these legal areas.


1980-1982 working as a bank trainee

1982-1987 Studied law at the universities of Freiburg i. Br. and Heidelberg

1987-1991 Rechtsreferendariat at LG Heidelberg, assistant professor at the University of Heidelberg, Ph.D. iur. utr. 1990

1991-2002 Lawyer and partner of a law firm in Frankfurt am Main, focus on bankruptcy and insolvency law

since 2003 BBL Bernsau Brockdorff (or predecessor law firms)


Insolvency administrator of Junghans Uhren GmbH, the Rhein-Main-Kliniken Gruppe, Röder-Präzision GmbHOrganizational activities for companies in a self-administration procedure, in particular a protective screening process “Schutzschirmverfahren” (such as the Tectum Group, Gelsenkirchen)Trustee in special situation as business shares in companies and other selected assetsMore
Development of restructuring and protection mechanisms for corporations to prevent or secure management of crises


Lectures and publications on various aspects of company law and processing


Forum 270 – Quality and responsibility in self-administration e.V.VID Verband Insolvenzverwalter Deutschland e.V. (Registered Association of lnsolvency Administrators)Working group of lawyers for tax law e.V.More
INSOL EuropeTMA Turnaround Management Association Germany (TMA Deutschland e.V.)