Appointments, News/17 May 2016
Experienced Restructuring & Insolvency Specialist Robert Peldán Strengthens Borenius’ Restructuring & Insolvency Team
Counsel Robert Peldán joined Borenius on 1 May 2016 to further complement our highly ranked Restructuring & Insolvency practice. Robert will build our Restructuring & Insolvency practice in Helsinki in close co-operation with Leo Lagerstam, head of Restructuring & Insolvency practice based in Tampere. Robert will be working closely with the firms’ distinguished transaction and corporate advisory lawyers, providing our clients with advice in insolvency and corporate law related assignments.
“Robert brings us his extensive experience of advising companies, creditors, lenders, investors, and other stakeholders on a variety of liquidations, distressed situations, and complex restructuring matters,” says Lagerstam.
Robert also advises on company law and corporate governance issues. Robert has participated in various company-law-related disputes such as corporate liability and unlawful distribution of assets. He has also engaged in several disputes relating to recovery proceedings and enforcement of pledges and foreign judgments. Robert has substantial experience in voluntary liquidation of companies, having liquidated over 30 companies.
In addition to his law degree from the University of Helsinki in 2007, Robert has a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) from Aalto University in 2014 specialising in Applied Finances and Accounting. These skills allow him to understand in depth our clients’ financial position and business, and to create the best strategy for their future.