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Tillman de Vries


Attorney Tillman de Vries advises in the areas of restructuring and insolvency. In this context he has extensive experience in representing creditors, management, investors, insolvency administrators and companies in crisis. This applies in particular to start-ups in the media industry. Here he has particular expertise in the area of production and licensing agreements for films and games.

In addition, Tillman advises insolvency administrators on the assertion of their appeals and payment claims against creditors. He also represents creditors against corresponding appeals by insolvency administrators and represents clients in various contractual disputes.

In 2020, Tillman de Vries was awarded by the Handelsblatt in the category "Germany's Best Lawyers" (legal field: conflict resolution).

Rechtsanwalt, LL.M. (London)
Certified Restructuring Expert (RWS)

+49 30 2647680

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Career levels

Practice Areas

  • Legal advice and representation in the context of restructuring and insolvency proceedings
  • Start-ups, especially from the media industry

Languages for negotiations

German, English

Important References

  • Lesara AG, international online retailer, advice on preparation and implementation of self-management and subsequent regulatory procedures
  • Lesara Logistics SE, logistics company, consulting in preparation and implementation of self-management
  • Auctionata AG, international online auction house, advice on possible restructuring procedures (including protective shielding procedures and self-administration)
  • MONOQI, online traders, advice on possible restructuring or insolvency proceedings (including self-administration)

Press Releases


Articles, abstracts and interviewsSafe Harbour for Licensees?, Structuring European Acquisitions, Reorganizations and Investments, 3. Auflage 2007, S. 197 f

Career levels Tillman de Vries

Seit 2020

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH


Certified restructuring expert (RWS)

2016 - 2019

Kübler GbR, Berlin, Partner

2011 - 2016

King & Wood Mallesons LLP, Frankfurt, Berlin, Counsel

2007 - 2011

King & Wood Mallesons LLP, Berlin, Associate


Further training as an attorney specialising in insolvency law

2001 - 2007

Linklaters LLP, Berlin, Associate/Managing Associate