Areas of Practice
Dr. Boris Ober advises insolvency administrators, companies and investors on all matters of out-of-court and insolvency restructuring, including group insolvencies and cross-border insolvency proceedings.
He represents nationally and internationally operating companies in asserting and enforcing their rights prior to and during the insolvency of their contractual partners.
Dr. Ober has special expertise in the preparation of insolvency plans in self-administration and protective shield proceedings.
Dr. Boris Ober is a partner of REITZE WILKEN Partnerschaft von Rechtsanwälten mbB.
After many years of working for a national corporate law firm in the field of 'Insolvency Law and Advice in Crisis', Dr. Ober was the commercial manager and in-house lawyer of an internationally active purchasing and marketing cooperation.
Dr. Ober studied at the Westphalian Wilhelms University in Münster. He received his doctorate there at the Institute for International Business Law with a thesis on antitrust law.
Dr. Ober speaks German, English and French.
- Commentary on §§ 217 ff. InsO (Insolvency Plan Proceedings), Nerlich/Römermann, Commentary on the German Insolvency Code (Insolvenzordnung)
- Function and Relevance of a so-called IDW S 6 – Expert Opinion in the Context of Rescission Due to Intent, note on OLG München, Judgment of 16.12.2014 - 5 U 1297/13, NZI 2015, 611 et seq. (together with Dr. Sebastian Hagemann)
- Standards of Protection in Substantive Investment Law, KSzW 2011, p 105 et seq. (together with Torsten Lörcher)
We guarantee many years of experience in our practice areas. We never get nervous, especially not in crisis situations.
Dr. Serge Reitze | Partner
Dr. Serge Reitze has been advising and representing companies, shareholders, insolvency administrators and executives in all insolvency, corporate and labor law matters for more than twenty years. He also acts as a corporate representative of domestic and foreign corporations.
Dr. Oliver Wilken | Partner
Dr. Oliver Wilken advises and represents clients in all matters of corporate and capital markets law. He assists national and international investors and companies in taking fundamental decisions. This includes the design of group structures as well as mergers, demergers and acquisitions. Another focus of his work is advising clients in times of crisis. In this context, Dr. Wilken has been a member of supervisory boards of listed and non-listed stock corporations on several occasions.
Dr. Klaus Felke | Partner
Dr. Klaus Felke advises on all aspects of corporate law, capital markets law and banking law. In addition to ongoing advice, he specializes in providing advice in crisis and restructuring situations, the preparation and implementation of shareholders' meetings and corporate takeovers. Dr. Felke is active in both consulting and litigation. He has comprehensive litigation experience in the context of restructuring measures, shareholders' meetings and release proceedings as well as in the area of directors' and officers' liability.
Dr. Sebastian Hagemann | Partner
Dr. Sebastian Hagemann advises on corporate and group law, in particular on restructuring and reorganization cases as well as on corporate transactions in connection with financial or performance-related crisis. Dr. Hagemann has comprehensive experience in providing advice on (insolvency-related) M&A and private equity transactions. He is involved in the entire process of the transaction, beginning with the structuring of the deal and ending with the post-merger integration. A further focus of Dr. Hagemann's is to advise his clients in all aspects of restructuring and insolvency as well as crisis-related corporate law issues. In this context, Dr. Hagemann inter alia handles shareholders’ meetings, shareholder disputes and the implementation of structural measures.
Dr. Boris Ober | Partner
Dr. Boris Ober advises insolvency administrators, companies and investors on all matters of out-of-court and insolvency restructuring, including group insolvencies and cross-border insolvency proceedings. He represents nationally and internationally operating companies in asserting and enforcing their rights prior to and during the insolvency of their contractual partners. Dr. Ober has special expertise in the preparation of insolvency plans in self-administration and protective shield proceedings.
Dr. Anna Recker | Counsel
Dr. Anna Recker advises companies, shareholders and corporate bodies on corporate law. One of her main consulting areas are corporate structuring and corporate litigation, where she represents parties in state courts and arbitration proceedings as well as in out-of-court dispute resolution. In particular, she has many years of experience in the enforcement of and defense against claims for directors’ and officers’ liability. An additional important area of her practice is the advice in the field of aviation law.
Ricardo Wintzer | Counsel
Ricardo Wintzer advises on all matters of corporate and capital markets law. His main areas of practice include advice on corporate structuring as well as the preparation and support of shareholders' meetings, in particular (stock corporation law) shareholders' meetings. A further focus of his work is on (insolvency-related) M&A and private equity transactions.
Dr. Jana Bertus | Associate
Dr. Jana Bertus advises companies, shareholders and board members on all matters related to corporate and capital markets law. Her work is focused on corporate matters, in particular advice on general and shareholders’ meetings, capital measures, corporate restructurings and reorganizations and the representation in disputes and litigation. As a second focus, Dr. Jana Bertus advises and represents domestic and foreign investors and companies on all issues related to M&A transactions.