Michael Merten

Lawyer

Specialist Lawyer for
Insolvency Law

Josef-Dietzgen-Straße 6
53773 Hennef
Tel.: +49 2242 96987-0
Fax: +49 2242 96987-10
E-Mail: hennef@bbl-law.de


More locations:

Düsseldorf, Koblenz

Languages:

English
German
Russian
Michael Merten exclusively specializes in the field of insolvency law. In various insolvency cases he has operated businesses ending production but also restructuring via an asset sale to an SPV (transferring restructuring). Michael has a vast experience in the areas of usufruct arrangements, decedent's insolvency proceedings, insolvency tax law and industrial property rights. He publishes articles related to insolvency law for "juris" on a regular basis. Furthermore, he is the author of numerous booktitles regarding insolvency topics, e.g. regarding the "ESUG".

Vita:

Law studies in Bonn

1990 - 1992 Legal clerkship in Bonn

1991 - 1992 Specialization in tax law

1993 Admisssion to the Bar

1993 - 1995 Attorney in law firm specialized in insolvency administration

1995 - 2008 Senior executive in specialized media company

2008 - 2014 Attorney at Wellensiek Rechtsanwälte

since 2012 Appointment as insolvency administrator

since 2015 Attorney at BBL Bernsau Brockdorff

Credentials:

Operation of various companies and individual enterprises, including insolvency payments to employees and y restructurings through asset sales in insolvency (transferring restructuring)

Publications:

Die neue Insolvenzrechtsreform (ESUG), 1. Aufl. 2012Zulässigkeit eines von dem Gesellschafter einer führungslosen GmbH gestellten Insolvenzantrags, jurisPR Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht 12/2016 (Urteilsbesprechung)Nutzungsentgelt bei Gebrauchsüberlassung durch (mittelbare) Gesellschafter in Krise und Insolvenz der Gesellschaft, jurisPR Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht 6/2016 (Urteilsbesprechung)More
Die Eigenverwaltung ausschließende Umstände i.S.d. § 270 Abs. 2 Nr. 2 InsO, jurisPR Handels- und Gesellschaftsrecht 3/2014 (Urteilsbesprechung)

Memberships:

Arbeitskreis „Sanierung und Insolvenzverwaltung“ des Steuerberater-Verband KölnArbeitskreis für Insolvenzwesen Köln e.V.