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.
Piya is mentioned in the following international legal directories:
Legal 500 - Insolvency (Leading Individual and Recommended Lawyer)
Chambers - Restructuring/Insolvency
IFLR1000 - Restructuring and insolvency (Market leader)
She was great: very smart and quick to anticipate our issues and our needs. She proposed a couple of actions we hadn't thought about that turned out to be very useful in regards to what we needed. Her work on this was terrific.<br><br>
In insolvency or restructuring cases, fast, efficient and pragmatic solutions are key and Piya delivered.<br><br>
Clients say: "She was very easy to work with as she immediately understood our objectives and was able to offer clear solutions to our issues. I can highly recommend her.
Chambers Europe, 2017
The Supreme Court approves flexible agreements concerning provision of security to bankruptcy estates
23 March 2018
Horten carries out sale of Tvilum to a group of investors and is appointed trustee of the bankruptcy estate
12 February 2018
IFLR1000 recognises 12 Horten partners
18 October 2017
The EU will help more companies survive
15 March 2017
IFLR1000 ranks eight Horten partners as Leading Lawyers and two as Rising Stars
18 October 2016
A/B Duegården was allowed to go bankrupt
11 May 2016
Horten partner admitted as member of the international insolvency institute
20 April 2016
In the future, a chargee will also have influence on the choice of trustee
9 March 2015
The end of fraudulent insolvencies
2 October 2014
Does your floating company charge cover the company as a whole?
19 August 2014
Piya Mukherjee appointed partner
31 January 2013