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Jørgen Hauschildt

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Jørgen Hauschildt specialises in insolvency

Jørgen Hauschildt is highly specialised in all aspects of insolvency law.  His long-term experience has resulted in particular knowledge of restructuring, credit arrangements, composition, bankruptcy proceedings, company charges and creditor representation. 

Jørgen's focused and direct manner makes him a sought-after trustee in bankruptcy, and he has acted as the trustee/restructuring administrator of more than 2000 bankruptcy estates and restructuring proceedings, involving both Danish and non-Danish activities.  

The international focus is also in play when Jørgen performs as a member of Bech-Bruun's Cross-Border Insolvency Shipping Team. He has, for example, rendered advice to shipowners on Danish restructuring rules and their interaction with non-Danish legal systems in connection with restructurings in Denmark and abroad.   

Jørgen has received international recognition in this respect.

Jørgen has been appointed permanent trustee/liquidator by the Bankruptcy Court of Aarhus.


The Team

Insolvency & Restructuring

  • Insolvency & Restructuring
  • Financial Analyses
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  • Member, Foreningen af Danske Insolvensadvokater
  • Board of directors (chairman), 59'er Designer, Varde A/S
  • Board of directors, A/S Superdome - Kolding
  • Board of directors (chairman), Sct. Jacobi A/S

Education and language

  • Right of audience, The Danish High Court
  • Admission to practice law
  • Master of Laws
  • English
  • Norwegian
  • Swedish


In an important mandate, Jørgen Hauschildt led a team acting as restructuring administrator for The Containership Company (TCC) which operates between China and Los Angeles. Following an order under US Chapter 15 protection, Denmark was appointed as the venue of foreign proceedings for TCC. The $30 million deal remained pending on going to press.

IFLR1000, Restructuring and insolvency