Nikolas Otto

  • Lawyer
  • Senior Associate
  • Specialist lawyer for insolvency and restructuring law

Schiffgraben 13
30159 Hanover
Tel.: +49 511 1233167-0
Fax: +49 511 1233167-29

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  • English
  • German


Nikolas Otto is a lawyer in the field of restructuring, self-administration and standard insolvency administration. His main focus is giving insolvency law advice to self-administering debtors, plus the continuation of companies in regular procedures and the supporting of distressed M&A processes. He specialises in advising creditors and debtors on the legal, financial and operational restructuring of companies. Mr Otto also advises national and international companies on cross-border issues related to insolvency law

CV (in short)

  • 2019 – Present BBL Brockdorff
  • 2017 – 2019 Attorney at KPMG Law Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH in Berlin, specialising in commercial and corporate law, including litigation
  • 2015 – 2017 Legal clerkship at the Berlin Court of Appeal with placements at the Federal Ministry of Economics, the German Embassy in Nairobi/Kenya and various international commercial law firms
  • 2009 – 2015 Law studies at Universities of Bonn, Lausanne and Muenster

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