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PHILIP HEYMANS ALLÉ 7, 2900 HELLERUP, COPENHAGEN, DENMARK
Tel:
Work +45 33 34 40 00
Email:
Web:
www.horten.dk
Horten, Piya Mukherjee, Copenhagen, DENMARK

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Piya Mukherjee

Tel:
Work +45 3334 4177
Email:
Web:
en.horten.dk/People/Piya-Mukherjee
Horten

Work Department

Insolvency and reorganisation.

Position

Piya Mukherjee is head of Horten’s insolvency and restructuring group. She is specialised in insolvency law and has more than 25 years’ experience in restructuring and winding up of ailing commercial enterprises. Piya advises Danish and foreign creditors with impaired exposures and provides legal advice to corporate management in connection with analysing financial difficulties experienced by commercial enterprises, drafting proposals for restructuring or winding up, carrying through restructuring and advising on directors’ liability.

Piya has many years’ experience in formal insolvency proceedings and often acts as trustee in connection with administration of insolvent estates and as liquidator in connection with compulsory dissolution of companies. She is official trustee with the Bankruptcy Division of the Danish Maritime and Commercial Court.

Career

Certified insolvency attorney by the Association of Danish Insolvency Attorneys, 2013; Partner, Horten, 2007; Right of audience before the High Court, 1990

Languages

Scandinavian languages and English.

Member

Vice president, INSOL Europe; Council Member of INSOL Europe; Member of the board of Erling Bernhofts Family Fund; Expert member of Erhvervsankenævnet (the Danish Company Appeals Board); INSOL Europe; International Insolvency Institute; The Danish Trustees and Liquidation Association; Association of Danish Insolvency Attorneys

Education

LL.M., King's College London, 1992; Master of Laws, the University of Copenhagen, 1987.


Denmark

Insolvency

Within: Leading individuals

Piya Mukherjee - Horten

Within: Insolvency

Restructurings, creditor matters, cross-border issues and compulsory liquidations are key areas of focus for Horten's team. Group head Piya Mukherjee is notably strong on cross-border mandates. Other key names include Nicolai Dyhr, who assisted Nordea Bank Danmark with issues relating to its debtor PlusVikar, which declared bankruptcy; and Ulrik Holsted-Sandgreen, who handles insolvencies and restructurings.

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