Corporate debt recovery/restructuring

S&K Vertical has extensive experience in corporate debt restructuring and recovery, as well as in judicial and extrajudicial settlement of debt disputes in favor of banks and Russian and foreign companies.


  • preparation and implementation of comprehensive debt recovery programs
  • foreclosure and sale of mortgaged property
  • search of debtor's property in Russia and abroad
  • refinancing
  • development of debt restructuring programs
  • development of legal schemes regarding securities
  • advice on all matters of debtor bankruptcy (insolvency) and creditor rights
  • criminal prosecution of debtors
  • legal support of enforcement measures

Selected projects of our lawyers:

  • Representing the largest bank in Central and Eastern Europe on issues of recovery and settlement of corporate debts totaling more than $150 million
  • Representing shareholders of a Russian banking holding company in the settlement of corporate conflicts and management of a property complex worth more than $2 billion
  • Advising a group of banks on creditor rights and remedies in bankruptcy proceedings regarding companies controlled by the subject of the Russian Federation, with total debt exceeding $1 billion
  • Representing a Russian holding company in the settlement of a $1.5 billion bank debt.
  • Representing Russian banks in recovery of corporate debt in excess of $150 million