The American College of Bankruptcy would like to acknowledge and thank the following firms for their commitment of $2500 for 2018:
With nearly 550 attorneys serving clients around the globe, Blank Rome is an international law firm representing businesses and organizations ranging from Fortune 500 companies to start-up entities. Founded in 1946, Blank Rome advises clients on all aspects of their businesses, including commercial and corporate litigation; consumer finance; corporate, M&A, and securities; environmental, energy, and natural resources; finance, restructuring, and bankruptcy; intellectual property and technology; labor and employment; maritime, international trade and government contracts; matrimonial; products liability, mass torts, and insurance; real estate; tax, benefits, and private client; and white collar defense and investigations. Blank Rome also represents pro bono clients in a wide variety of cases and matters. For additional information, visit www.blankrome.com.
Covington is a pre-eminent international law firm of more than 850 lawyers practicing in the U.S., Europe and Asia. In an increasingly regulated world, we have an exceptional ability to navigate clients through their most complex business problems, deals and disputes. What sets us apart is our ability to combine the strength in our corporate, litigation and investigations practices with deep knowledge of policy and policymakers, and one of the world’s leading regulatory practices. This enables us to create novel solutions to our clients’ toughest problems, successfully try their toughest cases and deliver practical advice of the highest quality.
As one of the 75 largest law firms headquartered in the U.S., Faegre Baker Daniels is dedicated to serving the legal needs of regional, national and international businesses. From offices in the U.S., U.K. and China, our more than 750 legal and consulting professionals provide the depth and breadth of expertise necessary to solve complex business challenges. We represent clients in complex corporate bankruptcy cases, debt restructurings and related litigation matters. Our team of bankruptcy and restructuring professionals regularly represents debtors, secured and unsecured creditors, landlords, indenture trustees, bankruptcy trustees, private investment funds, buyers of distressed debt/businesses and unsecured creditors' committees. We provide coordinated representation in all aspects of restructuring corporate debt securities in every major industry sector and also help financially healthy companies acquire or invest in distressed companies across the United States and internationally.
Haynes and Boone, LLP is a full service law firm with a national presence and an international reach. With more than 575 lawyers located in Texas, New York, California, Chicago, Denver, Washington, DC, London, Shanghai and Mexico City, we are trusted advisors, zealous advocates and creative strategists. We have a client-first philosophy, defining our success as providing exceptional value and practical business-minded solutions to our clients and innovative contributions to their businesses. The Restructuring Practice Group at Haynes and Boone has long been recognized as one of just a handful of teams in the nation fully equipped to handle the largest and most complex out-of-court financial restructurings and Chapter 11 reorganization cases. Clients, whether debtors, creditors, lenders, equity security holders or agent banks, benefit from a team with significant experience, diverse skills and deep bench.
The current financial landscape presents legal challenges unrivaled in scope and complexity to businesses in every industry. The Paul, Weiss Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization Department helps companies, creditors and investors facing rapid market and regulatory transformation respond to these challenges with comprehensive and innovative bankruptcy and reorganization strategies. Our practice has been a critical advisor in almost every major headline grabbing restructuring over the past several years. For more information, please visit www.paulweiss.com.
Reed Smith is a global relationship law firm with more than 1,700 lawyers in 27 offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. We are an entity as diverse as the continents across which we practice and the clients that we serve. Founded in 1877, the firm represents leading international businesses, from Fortune 100 corporations to mid-market and emerging enterprises.
Reed Smith is a preeminent advisor to industries including financial services, life sciences & health, energy & natural resources, entertainment & media, and shipping. Our lawyers provide litigation and other dispute-resolution services in multi-jurisdictional and high-stakes matters, deliver regulatory counsel, and execute the full range of strategic domestic and cross-border transactions.
Sidley’s Global Corporate Reorganization and Bankruptcy group consists of over 60 full-time restructuring lawyers, located principally in our Chicago, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Munich and New York offices. Our roles in a restructuring range from lead debtor’s counsel, committee counsel or lead counsel to the senior debt syndicate, and our matters generally involve the restructuring of large and mid-size companies throughout North America, Europe and Asia. We have extensive experience in navigating our clients through some of the largest and most challenging restructurings and Chapter 11 bankruptcies in the U.S. and globally. Our capabilities extend to virtually every aspect of the reorganization practice, but we have practical experience in guiding our clients through comprehensive consensual restructurings and recapitalizations, both in and out of court.