Barcelona/Madrid/Ulm, March 24, 2016. PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, S.L.P. formed the joint venture “EBN & PLUTA RESTRUCTURING, S.L.” together with the Spanish commercial bank EBN Banco de Negocios, S.A. Founding this joint venture means merging the restructuring experience offered by the Spanish subsidiary of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH with the financial expertise provided by EBN. The new enterprise’s scope of services will be dedicated to companies affected by a crisis.
EBN & PLUTA RESTRUCTURING has its headquarters in Madrid and is headed by the managing partners Teófilo Jiménez from EBN Banco de Negocios and Áticus Ocaña from PLUTA.
“This cooperation will allow us to combine the best aspects of both consulting areas. Experience shows clearly that more and more companies require a combination of business and financial know-how. I am sure that our joint venture will be able to provide optimum help for companies in economically difficult situations,” says Mr Áticus Ocaña.
Michael Pluta, Managing Director and founder of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH, adds: “These joined forces will be beneficial to all Spanish companies that undergo a crisis and depend on both PLUTA expertise in implementing legal and business concepts and specific financial knowledge.”
PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH
PLUTA helps companies in legally and economically difficult situations. Since the company was founded in 1982, PLUTA has constantly grown and today has a staff of 350 employees in Germany, Spain, Italy and Poland. More than 80 members of staff with a legal background and 40 with a business background, including attorneys and tax consultants with multiple qualifications as auditors, graduates in Business Administration or accountants ensure practicable and economically sensible solutions. In particular, PLUTA provides support in restructuring companies affected by a crisis or insolvency and in continuing business operations, if necessary by involving restructuring experts in a responsible role. PLUTA is one of the top enterprises specialising in restructuring and turning around companies, as demonstrated by rankings and awards from INDat, JUVE, Focus, Legal 500, Who’s Who Legal, Best Lawyers and European CEO.
PLUTA Abogados y Administradores Concursales, S.L.P
PLUTA Abogados is the Spanish subsidiary of PLUTA Rechtsanwalts GmbH. The company has been operating in Spain since the end of 2005 and now has four offices in Madrid, Barcelona, Las Palmas (Gran Canaria) and Santa Cruz (Tenerife). PLUTA Abogados has five appointed insolvency administrators and specialises in conducting insolvency proceedings as well as in restructuring companies affected by a crisis and continuing their business operations.