Thomas Heering Lysholdt Petersen

Partner, Attorney Copenhagen
Business area
  • Bankruptcy
  • Restructuring
  • Financing
  • Leasing
Foreign language
  • English
Right of audience
  • High Court, 2005


Thomas has specialised in insolvency law since 1999. He has completed a number of restructurings of distressed companies and administered a large number of insolvent estates. Thomas has handled the administration of some of the biggest insolvent estates in Denmark, including estates of shipping firms, airlines and real estate businesses.

He advises on judicial and extra-judicial restructuring, bankruptcy, international insolvency, company charge, finance, leasing and debt collection, and conducts a number of court cases regarding avoidance, management liability, adjudication of claims, etc.
Thomas represents a large number of banks and finance companies.

Thomas Heering is recommended in Legal 500, 2015 edition, within Insolvency and restructuring. 

DELACOUR is recommended by IFLR1000 within the area of Restructuring and insolvency:


Master of laws, 1999
Admitted, 2002
Certified insolvency lawyer, 2013


Positions of trust

The Danish Debt Collection Lawyers' Association