The leading law office specializing in liquidations | PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH
We Help Companies.

PLUTA: competent, creative and reliable

PLUTA helps companies in legally and economically difficult situations. We provide advice on all issues concerning business law, we actively support companies during the restructuring process and we competently manage insolvency proceedings. In doing so, we always strive for economically sensible results and thus the best solution for all parties concerned. We help companies – even before they are hit by a crisis.

PLUTA is one of the top enterprises specialising in restructuring and turning around companies, and we intend to further consolidate this market position. For this, we guarantee to provide our customers with competent advice, creative proposals for solutions, serious alternatives for action and, of course, we ensure professional interaction and cooperation.

Our Company at a Glance

  • PLUTA is one of the top enterprises specialising in restructuring and turning around companies
  • More than 30 years of practical experience
  • More than 40 branch offices in Germany, Italy, Spain and Poland (in six legal entities active in the market)
  • More than 400 employees including more than 90 attorneys, tax consultants, public auditors and certified accountants
  • More than 40 court-appointed insolvency administrators
  • More than 20 restructuring experts
  • More than 40 business experts
  • Network partners on five continents

30 Years of Experience in Forward-Looking Solutions

Solid corporate base combined with legal and commercial expertise

Since the company was founded in 1982, PLUTA has constantly grown and today has a staff of more than 400 employees in more than 40 branch offices, which are operated by six legal entities active in the market.

Law firms:

  • PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH (registered office: Germany)
  • PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (studio legale) (registered office: Italy)
  • PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. (registered office: Poland)
  • PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, SLP (registered office: Spain)

Management companies:

More than 90 lawyers and 40 business experts, including many attorneys and tax consultants with multiple qualifications as public auditors, graduates in business administration or accountants ensure sustainable, forward-looking solutions thanks to their qualification and their know-how gained in the more than 30 years of PLUTA’s existence. Our experts with their teams take advantage of their knowledge of the various industrial sectors they acquired in hundreds of insolvency proceedings and many restructuring projects, but also of their knowledge of the special aspects of companies of different sizes. Strategic partnerships with banks and restructuring / insolvency networks offer us additional alternatives for action to the benefit of our customers.

Strategic business areas for developing optimum know-how, flexible teams for developing customer-specific solutions

We have bundled our services in three business areas under the roof of the PLUTA brand to ensure continuity in the future:

  • Legal Consulting
  • Restructuring
  • Insolvency Administration

Depending on the requirements of our clients, our experts focus on specific areas or work together in integrated teams consisting of specialists from various areas. We thus ensure that both practicable and legally correct solutions are achieved. This is why we enjoy an excellent reputation among our business partners. You will find information on reference customers and case studies on the pages dedicated to our services.

Awards / Listings

  • Focus TOP Wirtschaftskanzleien 2018
  • ACQ 5 Law Awards 2018 - Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year – Germany
  • M&A Today Global Awards 2018 – Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year – Germany
  • Lawyer International Legal 100 Awards 2018 – Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year – Germany
  • The Legal 500 Deutschland 2018
  • INDat Handbuch 2018
  • Who's Who Legal Germany 2018
  • JUVE Handbuch 2017/2018
  • GRR 100 2018
  • Handelsblatt “Deutschlands beste Anwälte 2017“
  • Global 100 Excellence Award - Firm of the Year 2017 (Insolvency & Restructuring) - Germany
  • German Enterprise Awards 2017: Corporate Restructuring Firm of the Year 2017
  • German Business Excellence Awards 2017 – Best International Restructuring Law Firm & Insolvency Law Specialist of the Year

and more

Restructuring

In addition to consultation on issues involving labour or company law during restructuring measures and the creation of integrated corporate plans, distressed due diligence reviews and restructuring concepts in accordance with the IDW S6 standard, we also provide support during M&A processes. We offer restructuring consultancy services in the scope of repair and development. We plan, prepare and implement restructuring processes that are optimal for our clients. In other words, we help companies to overcome crises.

We use the resources of the European network of law firms associated with PLUTA and BTG Global Advisory.

More information on Restructuring

Insolvency Administration

As part of the duties entrusted by the courts, we conduct insolvency and restructuring proceedings.

PLUTA offers essential support to insolvency administrators, managers, bankrupt in insolvency and restructuring proceedings by developing draft arrangement proposals, restructuring plans, private creditor tests, and by the realization process of collecting creditor votes. The Insolvency Law offer many ways to do so before we advise the most favorable method adapted to the individual client's situation, we consulting and carry out the detailed analysis of documents.

More information on Insolvency Administration

Legal Consulting

PLUTA provides comprehensive services in the field of legal issues concerning enterprises, real estates and cash transactions.

We use the resources of international networks of law firms associated with PLUTA and BTG Global Advisory.

More information on Legal Consulting

Rooted in Germany – at Home in the World

An international context or approach is a matter of course to us. No matter whether insolvency proceedings with international creditors, restructuring projects involving production facilities in several countries or contract drafting for buying and selling companies abroad are concerned – the global orientation of many companies and their cross-border commitments require qualified management services in each case. In Europe, we offer professional advice and implementation of your projects on a cross-border basis from a single source. For this, our international desks ensure that your projects are coordinated as part of a holistic approach. In Germany, Italy, Poland and Spain, the PLUTA attorneys and restructuring experts will ensure your success as nationals of the relevant country who have a fluent knowledge of the language concerned.

Moreover, PLUTA is a member of the international network BTG Global Advisory. BTG GA is a reliable partner of many leading banks, law firms, private equity and other fund management companies as well as of debtors and creditors’ committees, companies and other organisations threatened by a crisis, whose geographic focus is on Europe, North America, Asia, Australia and South Africa. Nine companies are currently working closely together in this network around the world.

Our Mission: We Help Companies

PLUTA stands for competency and creativity, for quality and integrity. With this in mind, we at PLUTA promote a culture of performance which focuses on people. Mutual respect is just as important to us as expertise, theoretical knowledge, and practical experience. We are always aware of the fact that by helping companies with assistance and advice we can give people prospects.

An active quality management, the promotion of the internal exchange of information, permanent training and the principles of the Gravenbruch Circle determine our actions. Our mission obligates us.

Career at PLUTA

Certifications

  • Certification according to DIN EN ISO 9001:2015 (Germany)
  • Certification according to GOI (Principles of proper insolvency administration) (Germany)

Management and Legal Representation

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH (Management)

Ammann-Pluta

Stephan Ammann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Michael Bremen

Michael Bremen
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr. Joachim Geßler, PLUTA Ulm

Dr. Joachim Geßler
Rechtsanwalt, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Torsten Gutmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Diplom-Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Stefan Meyer

Stefan Meyer
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Frank Mößle

Frank Mößle
Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater, Wirtschaftsprüfer

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

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Michael Schoor
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

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Dr. Stephan Thiemann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

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Michael Wahl
Rechtsanwalt

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Ivo-Meinert Willrodt
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Executive M.B.A.-HSG

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Fritz Zanker
Rechtsanwalt, Steuerberater

PLUTA Management GmbH (Management)

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Jochen Glück, PLUTA Stuttgart

Jochen Glück
Diplom-Betriebswirt (FH)

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (studio legale) (legal representation)

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Prof. Alessandro P. Scarso
Avvocato, Dottore Commercialista, Revisore Contabile

PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. (legal representation)

Michal Nowicki

Michał Nowicki
Restructuring advisor

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, SLP (natural person)

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Áticus Ocaña
Abogado, Economista y Titulado Mercantil

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (studio legale) (legal representation)

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Prof. Alessandro P. Scarso
Avvocato, Dottore Commercialista, Revisore Contabile

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH (Management)

Ammann-Pluta

Stephan Ammann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Michael Bremen

Michael Bremen
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr. Joachim Geßler, PLUTA Ulm

Dr. Joachim Geßler
Rechtsanwalt, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Torsten Gutmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Diplom-Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Stefan Meyer

Stefan Meyer
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Frank Mößle

Frank Mößle
Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater, Wirtschaftsprüfer

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

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Michael Schoor
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

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Dr. Stephan Thiemann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

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Michael Wahl
Rechtsanwalt

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Ivo-Meinert Willrodt
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Executive M.B.A.-HSG

fritz-zanker-rechtsanwalt-pluta

Fritz Zanker
Rechtsanwalt, Steuerberater

PLUTA Management GmbH (Management)

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Jochen Glück, PLUTA Stuttgart

Jochen Glück
Diplom-Betriebswirt (FH)

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, SLP (natural person)

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Áticus Ocaña
Abogado, Economista y Titulado Mercantil

PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. (legal representation)

Michal Nowicki

Michał Nowicki
Restructuring advisor

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, SLP (natural person)

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Áticus Ocaña
Abogado, Economista y Titulado Mercantil

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH (Management)

Ammann-Pluta

Stephan Ammann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Michael Bremen

Michael Bremen
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr. Joachim Geßler, PLUTA Ulm

Dr. Joachim Geßler
Rechtsanwalt, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Torsten Gutmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Diplom-Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Stefan Meyer

Stefan Meyer
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Frank Mößle

Frank Mößle
Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater, Wirtschaftsprüfer

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

schoor-pluta

Michael Schoor
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

thiemann-pluta

Dr. Stephan Thiemann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

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Michael Wahl
Rechtsanwalt

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Ivo-Meinert Willrodt
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Executive M.B.A.-HSG

fritz-zanker-rechtsanwalt-pluta

Fritz Zanker
Rechtsanwalt, Steuerberater

PLUTA Management GmbH (Management)

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Jochen Glück, PLUTA Stuttgart

Jochen Glück
Diplom-Betriebswirt (FH)

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (studio legale) (legal representation)

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Prof. Alessandro P. Scarso
Avvocato, Dottore Commercialista, Revisore Contabile

PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. (legal representation)

Michal Nowicki

Michał Nowicki
Restructuring advisor

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. (legal representation)

Michal Nowicki

Michał Nowicki
Restructuring advisor

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH (Management)

Ammann-Pluta

Stephan Ammann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Michael Bremen

Michael Bremen
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Fachanwalt für Arbeitsrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr. Joachim Geßler, PLUTA Ulm

Dr. Joachim Geßler
Rechtsanwalt, vereidigter Buchprüfer

gutmann-pluta

Torsten Gutmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Diplom-Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann

Dr. Christian Kaufmann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Stefan Meyer

Stefan Meyer
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

Frank Mößle

Frank Mößle
Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater, Wirtschaftsprüfer

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

Dr-Martin-Prager-Rechtsanwalt

Dr. Martin Prager
Rechtsanwalt

schoor-pluta

Michael Schoor
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Steuerberater

thiemann-pluta

Dr. Stephan Thiemann
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

michael-wahl-rechtsanwalt-pluta

Michael Wahl
Rechtsanwalt

ivo-willrodt-rechtsanwalt-fachanwalt-insolvenzrecht-münchen-regensburg-pluta

Ivo-Meinert Willrodt
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, Executive M.B.A.-HSG

fritz-zanker-rechtsanwalt-pluta

Fritz Zanker
Rechtsanwalt, Steuerberater

PLUTA Management GmbH (Management)

Dr. Maximilian Pluta

Dr. Maximilian Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Diplom-Kaufmann, Steuerberater

Jochen Glück, PLUTA Stuttgart

Jochen Glück
Diplom-Betriebswirt (FH)

Steffen Beck

Steffen Beck
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht

PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, SLP (natural person)

aticus-ocana-abogado-rechtsanwalt-madrid-pluta

Áticus Ocaña
Abogado, Economista y Titulado Mercantil

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (studio legale) (legal representation)

Michael Pluta

Michael Pluta
Rechtsanwalt, Fachanwalt für Insolvenzrecht, vereidigter Buchprüfer

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Prof. Alessandro P. Scarso
Avvocato, Dottore Commercialista, Revisore Contabile