Marcel Windt

Marcel Windt specialises in insolvency law and restructuring. He acts both as a court-appointed trustee and as an adviser of companies and (distressed) funds, foreign trustees, foreign counsel, creditors, (interim) management and banks. Marcel advises his clients on liability, risk- and reputation management, security rights, acquisitions and the implementation of the restructuring of a business in view of its financial problems, often in an international environment. 

Marcel is past president and honorary member of the Dutch chapter of the Turnaround Management Association, a former INSOLAD board member, member of Insolad's disciplinary committee, a member of INSOL Europe and member of the Association of Comparative and International Law. Guides that chart the legal part of the restructuring business such as IFLR and Chambers (band 3) and the Best Lawyers in the Netherlands rank Marcel Windt as one of the leading restructuring & insolvency specialists in the Netherlands.


Chambers and Partners 2017:

"Marcel Windt of Windt Le Grand Leeuwenburgh focuses his practice on restructuring and insolvency, regularly accepting court appointments as well as counselling creditors, debtors and foreign trustees on various related matters. He is described as "a very smart guy who is easy to talk with and very keen on getting to the point." Of late, he was appointed by the courts as bankruptcy trustee of the Fontijne Grotnes Group."

Some highlight matters

Restructuring & Insolvency national
Restructuring & Insolvency international


Pre-packs: transparantie en verantwoording achteraf (mr. dr. R.R. Verkerk, mr. M. Windt en mr. T.L. Rozendal). TvI 2014/40.
Vermelding bij Leading
De stem van de schuldeisers als gereedschap van de curator (mr. M. Windt en mr. J.M. Hummelen). Jaarcongresbundel Insolad.
Noot bij Hansteen/Verwiel q.q. (ONDR 2017/130)
Waar niet is... Flarden uit de insolventie-onderzoekspraktijk (Grant Thornton interview series).
Dutch legislator facilitates a more efficient wind-up of big ticket insolvencies as per 2019

Marcel Windt

Insolvency, restructuring & corporate law

T +31 10 2617 500
M +31 6 5365 4222

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