Anton Molchanov

About lawyer

Anton is a professional crisis manager specializing in distressed debts, debt restructuring and insolvency. For 5 years of his 12-year legal career he is a part of Arzinger team.

  • Experience

    Led by Anton since 2016, Arzinger’s Insolvency practice has moved up to Band 2 over two years in one of the planet’s most prestigious legal ratings – Chambers & Partners.


    Anton’s client portfolio includes:

    - representation of foreign financial institutions and exporters in high-profile insolvency cases of Ukrainian agriculture, retail and real estate groups
    - support of distressed M&A deals involving foreign investors
    - lead of out-of-court liquidations of Ukrainian subsidiaries of the foreign manufacturing & distribution businesses


    For last 5 years of his career Anton has represented parties in damages & tort cases with a total amount of claims exceeding EUR 120 million.


    Anton is a regular speaker and an author of various publications in the world’s best professional platforms – International Bar Association (IBA) and International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL).

  • Education

    Modern Humanitarian Academy, Moscow, Russia

    Odessa National Law Academy

  • Public activity

    Officer of the Insolvency Section of the International Bar Association (IBA)


  • Recognition & Awards

    The directory “Ukrainian Law Firms. A Handbook for Foreign Clients” has mentioned Anton as one of the leading Ukrainian Insolvency practitioners for three years in a row.

  • Membership in organizations

    International Bar Association (IBA)

    International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL)

    International Association of Young Lawyers (AIJA)

  • Languages

    English, Russian, Ukrainian,