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Relocation of the PLUTA branch Herford

January 1, 2019 · Herford

PLUTA's branch in Herford has moved. From now on, the PLUTA team can be reached at the following address: Schillerstraße 16, 32052 Herford.
PLUTA, which has been based in Herford since 2012, is now conveniently located close to the train station. Telephone and fax numbers remain the same.


PLUTA branch Oldenburg at new location

November 22, 2018

The restructuring experts of PLUTA are now conveniently located in Oldenburg close to the main station. The PLUTA branch in Oldenburg was founded in 2012 and can now be found at the following address: Alter Stadthafen 3 A, 26122 Oldenburg. Telephone and fax numbers remain the same.

In addition to the central location, the new residential and service area between the old city harbor and the main station provides the team with the necessary modern technical equipment.


PLUTA Branch Hallbergmoos at new location

November 12, 2018 · Hallbergmoos

As of now, business partners can reach the PLUTA branch Hallbergmoos under the new address: Am Söldnermoos 17, 85399 Hallbergmoos. PLUTA’s branch in Hallbergmoos was founded in 2007 and now moved to a larger accommodation in the Airport Business Centre (ABC). Phone and fax numbers remain unchanged.


PLUTA Managing Director Ivo-Meinert Willrodt elected Vice-President of the EIP Association

November 8, 2018 · Munich · Business Area Insolvency Administration

Mr Ivo-Meinert Willrodt, a Managing Director and Partner of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH, was elected the Vice-President of the European Insolvency Practitioners Association (EIP) at the last meeting in October. The EIP was founded in 2016 as the European umbrella organisation for insolvency administrators and restructuring experts. The organisation aims at representing the interests of the industry in Brussels.


PLUTA branch in Cologne with new telephone and fax numbers

July 20, 2018 · Cologne

The PLUTA branch in Cologne is now available under new telephone and fax numbers. The team under the direction of Stefan Conrads and Dr. Ruth Rigol can be contacted by phone at +49 221 6695203 - 0 and by fax at +49 221 6695203 - 99. The familiar address has not changed: the branch office is located at 192 Amsterdamer Strasse in Cologne. It can still be reached by e-mail at


PLUTA listed in Global Restructuring Review as one of the Top 100 Restructuring Firms

July 13, 2018 · Ulm, Germany

This year, the journal Global Restructuring Review (GRR) has once more included PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH in their TOP 100 list of internationally operating restructuring firms. The GRR 100 list was first published in 2017.


Restructuring Expert Dr Ruth Rigol moves to PLUTA

July 2, 2018 · Cologne · Business Area Restructuring

Dr Ruth Rigol and her three-member team have moved to PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH with effect from 1 July 2018. She will be in charge of the Cologne branch office together with the attorney Mr Stefan Conrads.


PLUTA branches Bad Kreuznach and Mannheim at new address

May 11, 2018

As from Tuesday, May 15, 2018, business partners will reach the PLUTA branch in Bad Kreuznach at the new location at John-F.-Kennedy-Straße 26, 55543 Bad Kreuznach. Telephone and fax numbers remain unchanged.
The PLUTA branch Mannheim was relocated to Hermsheimer Straße 7, 68163 Mannheim, at the beginning of March – just a few steps away from the previous address. Again, the known telephone and fax numbers continue to function.


Ivo-Meinert Willrodt joining PLUTA Management

January 16, 2018 · Munich

Mr Ivo-Meinert Willrodt has joined the management team of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH and, in this new role, is responsible for the branch offices in Munich, Hallbergmoos, Nuremberg, Würzburg, Regensburg and Bayreuth with immediate effect.


New Headquarters for PLUTA Poland in Warsaw

July 26, 2017 · Warsaw

At the beginning of July 2017, PLUTA Poland sp. z o.o. opened its new office in Warsaw. These premises are also the new headquarters of PLUTA in Poland. The new office in the Polish capital is located at 194/124C Grójecka Street in the south-west of Warsaw, just 15 minutes from the airport. This means that PLUTA is now represented by two branch offices in eastern Europe.


PLUTA Expert Ivo-Meinert Willrodt discusses Brexit at the NextGen Leadership Conference in London

July 12, 2017 · Munich/London

Mr Ivo-Meinert Willrodt, Head of the International Desk at PLUTA, has taken part in the NextGen Leadership Conference organised by the International Insolvency Institute in London. Under the direction of Prof Dr Bob Wessels, Mr Willrodt and other experts discussed Britain’s exit from the European Union and the legal consequences. During the conference, there was also a discussion about current developments in international insolvency law.


Law Firm BREMEN Rechtsanwälte joins PLUTA

February 22, 2017 · Duesseldorf/Ulm · Business Area Insolvency Administration

On 1 March 2017, PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH is adding new locations to their network. Yet another well-known law firm, BREMEN Rechtsanwälte, is joining the insolvency and restructuring company which is active throughout Germany. This partnership has a staff of 12 employees at its offices in Düsseldorf and Aachen. PLUTA is thus further consolidating their market position across Germany as part of their expansion strategy.


Restructuring Advice: PLUTA founds Management Companies in Germany and Spain

January 27, 2017 · Munich/Ulm/Madrid · Business Area Restructuring

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH has founded PLUTA Management GmbH. The new company in Germany will help PLUTA to continue its growth course in the area of out-of-court restructuring. As early as 2016, the law firm founded PLUTA Management Restructuring S.L. with the headquarters in Madrid, Spain.


Law Firm Beck to merge with PLUTA

January 19, 2017 · Stuttgart/Ulm

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH is continuing its growth course in 2017. The law firm Beck Rechtsanwälte is merging with the insolvency and restructuring company operating throughout Germany with effect from 1 February 2017. The renowned law firm Beck has a staff of 16 employees at its office in Stuttgart, supported by six external team members.


PLUTA moves to a new site in Osnabrück

September 1, 2016 · Osnabrück

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH has moved into its new site in Osnabrück. From henceforth, its office is located at 11a Niedersachsenstraße, 49074 Osnabrück. The address is all that has changed: other contact details remain the same.


PLUTA now has a Network Partner in South Africa

July 11, 2016 · Ulm

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH now has in Matuson & Associates a competent partner in South Africa. PLUTA has been operating internationally for many years, having their own branch offices abroad in Italy, Spain and Poland as well as collaborating with the BTG Global Advisory network. In addition to Europe, America, Asia and Australia, PLUTA now also has a BTG partner in the African continent active in the areas of insolvency administration and restructuring. This means that companies looking for someone to represent their interests in South Africa now have a local contact and benefit from the smooth collaboration offered by the cross-country network. The headquarters of the law firm Matuson & Associates are located in Johannesburg.


Successful PLUTA Conference on international Insolvency Law in Bremen

June 9, 2016 · Bremen

On 31 May 2016, PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH hosted a symposium on international insolvency law in Bremen. In the Grand Hall of the venerable Schütting House, home of the Bremen Chamber of Commerce, the PLUTA experts, Dr Christian Kaufmann, Mr Ivo-Meinert Willrodt, Dr Joaquim Sarrate and Prof Alessandro P. Scarso, provided information on the amendments to the European insolvency law. In addition to insolvency judges and judicial officers, the list of guests that were present at the event also included insolvency administrators, consultants and representatives of banks.


Law firm MEYER Rechtsanwälte Insolvenzverwalter to merge with PLUTA

April 1, 2016 · Ulm/Lübbecke

MEYER Rechtsanwälte Insolvenzverwalter will merge with PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH with effect from 1 April 2016. The law firm has a staff of 33 employees at six branch offices in Berlin, Hanover, Lübbecke, Münster, Osnabrück and Paderborn.


Insolvency Administrator Mr. Ingo Thurm from Hanover joins PLUTA

January 12, 2016 · Hanover

The insolvency administrator Mr. Ingo Thurm from Hanover and his nine-member team have joined PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH with effect from 1 January 2016. This means that the nationwide oriented company has consolidated its position further and is now one of the insolvency law firms with the most insolvency proceedings in Lower Saxony. With its 36 national branch offices, PLUTA is one of the largest insolvency and restructuring companies in Germany.


Dr. Christian Kaufmann and Mr. Áticus Ocaña further Managing Directors of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH

December 4, 2015 · Bremen/Madrid

Dr. Christian Kaufmann has been working for PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH as an attorney for general law and an attorney specialising in insolvency law since 2011. He is responsible for the Bremen and Oldenburg branch offices. Mr. Áticus Ocaña has been working for PLUTA since 2013 and is responsible for the branch offices in Madrid, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and Santa Cruz de Tenerife.


BTG Global Advisory expands to France

October 29, 2015 · Ulm

The international network BTG Global Advisory, of which PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH has been a member for many years, is still growing. The latest member is the French company Zalis SAS, which specialises in restructuring and turnaround management. Now the network of independent insolvency and restructuring companies has seven members worldwide.


PLUTA one of the Top Business Law Firms in Germany

October 23, 2015 · Ulm

Yet again, the magazine Focus has included PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH among the top business law firms in Germany in the field of insolvency and restructuring, as can been seen from the current 2015 ranking, which appeared in the magazine’s special edition: “List of the leading German business law firms”.


PLUTA opens a new Branch Office in Singen

October 20, 2015 · Singen

The PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH is growing and has opened their 42nd branch office in Singen (Baden-Württemberg).


PLUTA wins European CEO Award 2015

September 18, 2015 · Ulm

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH has won the European CEO Award 2015 in the “Best Insolvency Advisors” category. The prize for this category was awarded for the first time this year. The PLUTA was given this award in recognition of its exceptional expertise in this field.


Award for PLUTA as Insolvency and Restructuring Law Firm of the Year

August 14, 2015 · Ulm

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH won the title of Germany’s “Insolvency & Restructuring Law Firm of the Year” at this year’s ACQ Global Awards.


InsO Excellence: High quality standards of PLUTA confirmed

August 11, 2015 · Ulm/Stuttgart

Mr. Michael Pluta, member of the Gravenbruch Circle since March 2012, has once more succeeded in meeting the “InsO Excellence” requirements for the Ulm and Stuttgart offices.


PLUTA among the TOP 3 law firms specialising in insolvency administration

May 5, 2015 · Insolvency Administration field

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH occupies one of the top places in the current INDat-Report statistics, having worked on as many as 74 corporate insolvency proceedings in the first quarter of 2015.


PLUTA holds an innovative get-together for experts from the sector in Berlin

March 19, 2015 · Restructuring field

Soirée with more than 200 guests
Successful restructuring of a company using the example of STRENESSE
It depends on the customer whether a company will be successful or not


Dr. Maximilian Pluta appointed as Co-Managing Director of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH

December 2, 2014 · Munich

Dr. Maximilian Pluta graduated in law and business administration from Regensburg University. He obtained a doctorate degree in 2009 and passed his tax consultant examinations in 2011. From 2008 to 2013, he worked for the auditing and consultancy company Ernst & Young in Hamburg. He has now joined PLUTA to reinforce the skills of their experienced management team.


PLUTA moves to new Offices in Milan

May 9, 2016 · Milan

PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (Studio Legale) has moved to its new premises in Milan. The branch office is as of now located in Via G.C. Merlo 1 in the city centre of Italy’s financial capital. The change in the address is accompanied by a change in the phone and fax numbers.


PLUTA is Restructuring Law Firm of the Year in Italy

August 25, 2015 · Milan

The Milan-based PLUTA Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH (Studio Legale) has won a prestigious award: the journal Lawyer Monthly awarded PLUTA the title of Italy’s “Insolvency and Restructuring Law Firm of the Year 2015”.


Restructuring Advice: PLUTA founds Management Companies in Germany and Spain

January 27, 2017 · Munich/Ulm/Madrid · Business Area Restructuring

PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH has founded PLUTA Management GmbH. The new company in Germany will help PLUTA to continue its growth course in the area of out-of-court restructuring. As early as 2016, the law firm founded PLUTA Management Restructuring S.L. with the headquarters in Madrid, Spain.


Spanish PLUTA Company on the Preselection List of the Local Court of Mannheim

March 2, 2016 · Barcelona/Madrid/Mannheim

The company PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, S.L.P. is the first foreign law firm to be put on a preselection list of the Local Court of Mannheim. This means that for the first time a legal entity can be appointed for insolvency administration in Germany. The wholly-owned subsidiary of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH had submitted the relevant application. The inclusion to the list applies to proceedings in which the assets are predominantly located in Spain or in which the centre of main interests (COMI) is to be found in Germany and the assets and/or creditors mainly in Spain.