Brigitte Umbach-Spahn is a partner on the Insolvency and Restructuring team of Wenger Plattner Switzerland. She advises creditors and debtors in national and cross-border restructuring and insolvency cases and represents clients in court in insolvency matters. She also acts as administrator/liquidator in complex insolvency proceedings such as Petroplus, Bank Hottinger etc. and serves as a member of creditor committees. Brigitte Umbach-Spahn has been appointed by the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) as an investigating agent for banks and financial institutions.
Brigitte Umbach-Spahn is past co-chair of the IBA Insolvency Section.