Representative Matters

Chapter 11 Representation

  • Represented clothing manufacturer in connection with successful “Chapter 22” filing – two separate Chapter 11 proceedings; one which involved a confirmed plan of reorganization, and a second which involved a confirmed plan of liquidation.
  • Represented publicly traded medical imaging company in connection with its Chapter 11 filing and successful confirmation of its plan of reorganization.
  • Represented a post-production visual effects company in connection with Chapter 11 filing and sale of assets.
  • Represented furniture manufacturer and retailer in chapter 11 involving loan restructure and reorganization of company.
  • Represented single entity production company in chapter 11 sale of if assets.
  • Represented hospital in chapter 11 reorganization.
  • Represented majority shareholder in connection with chapter 11 of bicycle manufacturing company and section 363 sale of assets.
  • Represented CEO in connection with chapter 11 of company and subsequent purchase of company in a section 363 sale.
  • Represented cosmetics company in chapter 11 and section 363 sale of assets.

Out Of Court Workouts and Liquidations

  • Represented client in complex commercial case involving failed oil and gas investments in three countries (Canada, United States & Spain), including wind-down of client’s operations and the assertion of claims against third parties.
  • Represented regional retail furniture operator in out-of-court liquidation.
  • Represented entertainment company in the out-of-court wind-down of its operations.
  • Represented real estate developer in workout of multiple real estate projects, including hotels, land developments, and commercial properties.
  • Represented retail clothing operator in an out-of-court liquidation.
  • Represented company in connection with dissolution of real estate empire as a result of a family dispute.
  • Represented client in connection with a loan workout with a private equity group and commercial lender.

Creditor Representation

  • Represented an international film financing and production company in connection with the workout of loans to a movie distribution company. The matter involved cutting-edge secured creditor issues regarding recovery of intellectual property and the foreclosure sale of intellectual property assets.
  • Represented leading manufacturer and distributor of electronic musical instruments to develop short- and long-term plans to successfully recover general unsecured debt of $4MM.
  • Represented architectural group in enforcing its rights under executory contracts with Chapter 11 debtor hospital chain.
  • Represented foreign clothing manufacturer in enforcing right to priority payment under Section 503(b)(9) of the Bankruptcy Code in large retail Chapter 11 case.
  • Represented eyewear company in connection with negotiating critical vendor and supply agreement in Chapter 11 case.
  • Represented non-profit broadcasting organization regarding an analysis of complicated security agreement, lease assumption and assignment and sublease arrangement in contemplation of sublessee bankruptcy filing.
  • Represented largest secured creditor in involuntary Chapter 11 bankruptcy case.
  • Represented Fortune 500 company as a petitioning creditor in the involuntary Chapter 7 bankruptcy of marketing agency.
  • Represented film producer in recovery of film rights from debtor in Chapter 11 case.
  • Represented client in enforcement of intellectual property rights in connection with Chapter 11 of national publication.

Trustee/Assignee Representation

  • Represented the Chapter 7 Trustee of the bankruptcy estate of large non-profit Youth Policy Institute, Inc.
  • Represented the Chapter 7 Trustee of the bankruptcy estate of Green Jane, Inc.
  • Represented the Chapter 7 Trustees of the bankruptcy estates of numerous individuals owning significant assets.
  • Represented assignee for benefit of creditor of major manufacturer and distributor of wireless chargers.

Insolvency-Related Litigation

  • Defended client in the United States District Court against alleged multi-million dollar fraudulent transfers.
  • Acted as expert on U.S. Bankruptcy law for plaintiff in successful litigation in the Singapore International Commercial Court.
  • Represented client in dispute regarding ownership and possible liquidation of online sales apparel company.
  • Represented client in a multi-defendant, multi-million dollar fraudulent transfer lawsuit arising out of the bankruptcy of the debtor company.
  • Represented eyewear and apparel companies in connection with contested termination of third-party logistics agreements with Chapter 11 debtor.

Purchase and Sale of Distressed Assets

  • Represented real estate developer in acquisition of real property assets out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
  • Represented co-investor in bankruptcy of beer brewery/restaurant group regarding acquisition of assets.
  • Represented leading industrial real estate company in its acquisition of real property out of a Chapter 7 bankruptcy.
  • Represented purchaser of intellectual property assets out of Chapter 11 bankruptcy of gaming company.
  • Represented client in its successful acquisition out of bankruptcy of a senior assisted living facility.

Commercial Financing

  • Represented wholesaler of alcoholic beverages in refinance of revolving credit facility.
  • Represented wholesaler of dairy products in refinance of revolving credit facility and term loan.
  • Represented digital media company as lender in series of loan transactions with licensee.
  • Represented cannabis industry client as lender through secured promissory note received in connection with sale of assets.
  • Represented leading food supplier in connection with revolving credit facility and term loan.