The American College of Bankruptcy would like to acknowledge and thank the following firms for their commitment of $1500 for 2020:
Alliance Management, LLC’s primary focus includes the reorganization, repositioning, crisis management and interim management work needed to restore a troubled company to profitability. We provide diagnostic assessment work, internal management support, development of a customized reorganization plan, representation in negotiations with outside parties, and, if necessary, hands-on management of the company through the turnaround process.
Markets served include manufacturing firms, construction, retail, industrial, and many other types of businesses. Alliance Management specializes in turnaround management consulting, receiverships, and investment banking in both selling troubled and healthy businesses and commercial real estate.
You’ll find us at the heart of business. With more than 600 attorneys and other legal professionals, Barnes & Thornburg LLP is one of the largest law firms in the country. We serve clients worldwide from offices in Atlanta, California, Chicago, Delaware, Indiana, Michigan, Minneapolis, Ohio, Raleigh, Salt Lake City, Texas and Washington, D.C. We provide guidance in more than 50 dedicated practice areas in litigation, finance, restructuring and insolvency, corporate, intellectual property, labor and employment, government services and finance, healthcare, real estate and environmental. Our value-driven approach is what you should expect in your law firm. Find out more at btlaw.com.
Bernstein-Burkley is a highly regarded and respected law firm with a national reach in Bankruptcy and Restructuring, Creditors’ Rights, Business and Corporate Transactions, Litigation, Real Estate, and Oil and Gas. The firm has cultivated a reputation for excellence over the course of 50 years in the business community. Bernstein-Burkley’s core purpose is to create partnerships that provide clients with a peace of mind through expert advice and zealous representation. The firm has locations in Pittsburgh, Cleveland, and Wheeling. For more information, visit bernsteinlaw.com.
Buchalter is a full-service business law firm that has been teaming with clients for eight decades, providing legal counsel at all stages of their growth and evolution, and helping them meet the many legal challenges and decisions they face. Our Insolvency & Financial Law Group has successfully represented clients in complex proceedings throughout the country in all economic climates. With one of the largest insolvency practices on the West Coast, many of the nation’s sophisticated stakeholders trust us to represent them in financial reorganization cases, both in and out of court. We leverage the depth of our knowledge and breadth of experience across industries as diverse as agriculture, apparel, communications, entertainment, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, retail, technology, transportation, and equipment leasing to deliver creative, cost-effective, timely and practical solutions in the face of the uncertainty of financial reorganization and liquidation proceedings. To learn more please visit www.Buchalter.com
Deloitte CRG is a leader in helping organizations transform periods of financial difficulty or crisis into opportunities for resilience. Having led both large multinational organizations and mid-market companies through unprecedented challenges, we apply our unrivalled experience and superior foresight to achieve successful outcomes for our clients, their creditors and equity holders. Whether the goal is to enhance the performance of a healthy company or guide stakeholders through complex bankruptcy reorganization, our team works closely with the client to quickly understand their business and most urgent issues.
Dentons’ global Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy group represents one of the largest, most highly regarded teams of dedicated professionals in the world. With more than 240 lawyers around the world practicing in their respective jurisdictions, our Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy lawyers provide a truly global service to our clients by offering insolvency and restructuring capabilities on all matters whether they involve local, domestic, cross-border or international aspects.
Dilworth Paxson LLP is a multi-disciplinary law firm of more than 100 attorneys headquartered in Philadelphia, with additional offices in Harrisburg and Exton, Pennsylvania; Cherry Hill and Princeton, New Jersey; New York, New York; and Wilmington, Delaware. The Philadelphia location is our largest office. The Firm conducts a broad and diverse regional and national law practice representing a wide variety of clients from Fortune 500 companies to start-ups, closely-held businesses, governmental entities, institutions, and individuals.
Founded in 1908 in Cincinnati, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is a full-service corporate law firm with more than 650 total attorneys in 25 cities throughout the country. Our attorneys represent governmental entities, leading businesses, and individuals in a variety of areas, including corporate, finance, intellectual property, labor & employment and all manners of litigation. Dinsmore is an AmLaw 200 and National Law Journal 250 firm, a member of the BTI’s Client Service “A Team” and a “Go-To Law Firm” for Labor & Employment, Litigation, Corporate Transactions and Intellectual Property, as recognized by Corporate Counsel Magazine
Engelman Berger is comprised of experienced lawyers who are well recognized for their expertise and the ability to bring about positive results for clients. We are committed to excellent legal representation designed to get commercial disputes resolved in a way that meets our clients’ goals. Our clients range from publicly traded companies to family-owned businesses in a wide array of industries. We provide services focused in the commercial and business law areas. Typical clients include commercial lenders, real estate developers, franchise owners, municipalities and investors. Our expertise in bankruptcy and debtor/creditor law has been established over a 20-year track record that we are proud of. Our experience and “bench strength” in the bankruptcy and debtor/creditor area is extraordinary for our local small firm. Our lawyers are active in the Arizona bankruptcy bar, national bankruptcy organizations and related professional and civic activities. We have strong and longstanding client relationships built on the trust that is rooted in our spirited advocacy, experience, and creativity. Learn more at eblaw.com.
Fredrikson & Byron is a 280-attorney law firm based in Minneapolis, with offices in Bismarck, Des Moines, Fargo, St. Paul, Saltillo, Mexico, and Shanghai, China. We’ve built a reputation as the firm “where law and business meet” by bringing business acumen and entrepreneurial thinking to our work, and by operating as business advisors and strategic partners as well as legal counselors. Fredrikson & Byron’s bankruptcy, restructuring and workout team is known for our services to debtor or creditor clients. We handle bankruptcy reorganization cases, out-of-court restructuring, workouts of commercial loans, liquidations, debtor-creditor litigation in and out of bankruptcy court, commercial and banking litigation, reclamations, and receiverships and assignments for benefit of creditors. We have expertise representing debtors and creditors in diverse industries, including: manufacturing, healthcare, energy, mining, real estate and construction, retail/ entertainment, food/agriculture, services, professionals, receiverships, finance, and charitable and religious organizations. More information about the firm is available at www.fredlaw.com
Frost Brown Todd is a full-service law firm serving some of America’s top corporations and emerging companies. With attorneys regularly identified by clients, peers and industry organizations as leaders in their practice areas, the firm advises and protects clients in business transactions and litigation in many industries, including insurance, financial services, manufacturing, real estate, construction, energy and health care. More than 525 attorneys in 13 markets in Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia and West Virginia provide unparalleled service to meet clients’ needs; deliver the insights and solutions available only from a diverse group of professionals; and support the communities in which they operate. To learn more, visit www.frostbrowntodd.com.
FurrCohen is a boutique bankruptcy firm in South Florida. It handles complex personal Chapter 7 and 11 bankruptcies-and corporate Chapter 11 cases. It represents debtors, creditors and trustees. It also does Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors in State Court. Its lawyers have many years of experience in Bankruptcy, fraud and insolvency issues.
The Financial Restructuring & Creditors’ Rights (FRCR) Department at Gibbons includes a highly regarded, growing national practice from a base in the District of New Jersey, while also leveraging the firm’s significant foothold in the Mid-Atlantic region, particularly in the Southern District of New York and the District of Delaware – the two preeminent corporate bankruptcy venues in the country. Our broad and exceptional experience includes debtor, creditor, and fiduciary representations in federal bankruptcy cases; pre-bankruptcy “workout”/insolvency counseling; and related state court litigation involving receiverships, attachments, replevins, and commercial foreclosure actions. We have the versatility of having represented all major constituencies in chapter 11 cases, and we also have the distinction of having represented one of the principal parties in some of the cutting-edge decisions in the Third Circuit Court of Appeals. These include seminal cases on claims’ estimation procedures under the Bankruptcy Code; the standard for adequate protection to secured creditors; chapter 11 plan classification rules; and the “disinterestedness” requirement for counsel to a fiduciary in a chapter 11 case.
Goldberg Kohn is one of the nation's leading bankruptcy and restructuring firms in the middle-market. The Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights Group has a reputation for being cutting-edge in its legal positions and best practices, as well as for being creative and sophisticated deal-makers. The firm represents many of the nation's largest banks, financial institutions, and hedge funds. Whether or not the firm originally documented a deal, agents, lenders, and participants seek the group's result-driven and efficient approach to troubled credits.
Gordon Feinblatt LLC is a collection of legal boutiques working together to provide a legal advantage to our clients. We present innovative solutions applicable to each of our clients' unique problems and circumstances. With 60 lawyers and more than 20 paralegals, our size assures depth and proficiency in providing legal counsel without sacrificing personalized attention to our clients. Many of our attorneys are among the State’s leading practitioners. Twenty-five of our attorneys are listed in Woodward & White’s Best Lawyers in America® 2018 and three of our lawyers have been designated “Lawyer of the Year” in Baltimore by Best Lawyers. Nineteen attorneys are named in Maryland Super Lawyers 2017. We are committed to advancing and protecting the interests of the business and professional community, delivering our services effectively and efficiently, and garnering the continued trust and confidence of our clients.
Heller, Draper, Patrick, Horn & Manthey, LLC., based in Louisiana, is recognized as one of the premier bankruptcy and insolvency firms in the region, and has a nationwide practice. It is one of the few firms of its size to have had four of its members inducted as Fellows into the American College of Bankruptcy. As a complement to that practice, the Firm has an experienced team of litigators who have developed a strong reputation in various areas of litigation.
Heller Draper members are continually listed in the various “best of” publications.
Holland & Knight is a global law firm with more than 1,300 lawyers and other professionals in 28 offices throughout the world. Our lawyers provide representation in litigation, business, real estate and governmental law. Interdisciplinary practice groups and industry-based teams provide clients with access to attorneys throughout the firm, regardless of location. www.hklaw.com
Lane Powell's Creditors’ Rights Team is a recognized leader in providing “cradle to grave” financial, restructuring and litigation services to clients in the Northwest and nationally. We have extensive experience representing financial institutions, creditors’ committees, receivers, trustees, purchasers and borrowers in bankruptcy and creditors’ rights matters. Our team has in-depth industry knowledge in forestry, agriculture, manufacturing, real estate, energy, utilities, media and retail, and advises clients in these and other industries on issues related to drafting and enforcement, restructuring and bankruptcy, and receiverships or assignments for benefit of creditors. Chambers USA has recognized us as a “top player” for creditor representation in Washington state.
Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie is a premier U.S.-based law firm, serving clients from around the world in complex litigation, bankruptcy, intellectual property, business transactions, labor and employment, regulatory counseling, and government relations. More than 240 lawyers strong, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie is large enough to handle virtually any matter, no matter how sophisticated, but small enough to preserve our culture of legal excellence and exceptional client service.
MalekRemian LLC is a team of operations, interim management, corporate transaction, valuation and litigation support professionals providing services throughout the United States. We combine decades of experience with a hands-on client service model, personal commitment and on-call attention, devoted to helping you solve your business challenges and move forward. MalekRemian’s senior level expertise drives value-added results across a range of industries, including energy and power, financial services and real estate, healthcare, manufacturing, technology and transportation.
Maynard Cooper & Gale, P.C. is a nationally-recognized law firm with more than 290 attorneys serving national and international companies, private equity, venture capital and other investment firms, emerging growth companies, governmental entities, banks and other financial institutions, and non-profits. Headquartered in Alabama, the firm has ten strategic locations, including Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York City, Washington, D.C., Dallas and Nashville. With an expansive geographic reach based in a smaller market, we are able to manage the needs of clients effectively while delivering unique value. We pursue a thorough understanding of each client’s business and the climate in which it operates, then apply a broad spectrum of legal expertise and interdisciplinary service to deliver targeted, efficient and effective representation. For more information, please visit www.maynardcooper.com.
McGuireWoods’ Restructuring and Insolvency Department stands ready to assist clients with any and all insolvency situations. Our national team includes lawyers with transactional and litigation strength. We represent debtors and debtors in possession, secured creditors and unsecured creditors' committees, agents, bank groups, senior and mezzanine lenders, trustees and receivers in all types of debt restructuring, litigation and bankruptcy reorganization proceedings, including out-of-court workouts.
Morris Nichols’ Business Reorganization & Restructuring Group is recognized as one of the premier restructuring and reorganizing practices in the United States. Since 1990, Delaware has been the venue for nearly half of the nation’s largest bankruptcy cases and Morris Nichols has been at the center of many of these sophisticated proceedings. We leverage that experience along with the capabilities of our corporate litigation, intellectual property, real estate, and corporate and commercial counseling practices to assist troubled businesses and other major parties in large, complex cases and adversary proceedings.
Neal & Harwell has built upon the rich foundation of its history to become one of the premier trial firms in the United States. Following in the footsteps of its co-founder, Jim Neal, the firm has developed a reputation as a firm that can handle complex and challenging litigation efficiently, professionally, ethically and successfully. The firm’s representation of a number of Fortune 500 companies as well as high-profile individuals in sports, entertainment and government is well known. In the recent past, the firm has represented state attorneys general, governors, mayors, senators and members of Congress.
Parker, Hudson, Rainer & Dobbs LLP is a firm of more than 80 lawyers passionately dedicated to helping our clients “go beyond”—break through barriers, surmount obstacles and exceed their own expectations. Companies of all sizes look to us for creative, interdisciplinary solutions to their most important problems. We provide clients with the unique combination of experienced and skillful representation expected from the largest firms along with lean staffing, partner attention, and favorable fee arrangements more often found at smaller boutique firms. For more information, visit www.phrd.com.
Porter Hedges represent debtors, creditors, trustees, creditors' committees, institutional lenders, and investors in out-of-court debt restructurings, acquisitions and financings, and Chapters 7, 9, and 11 bankruptcies throughout the U.S. We have particular experience restructuring energy and healthcare companies. In 2019, Chambers USA named Porter Hedges “Bankruptcy Firm of the Year” in Texas. For more information, please visit us at www.porterhedges.com.
Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC offers a full array of legal services, from business consulting to complex litigation. We are one of the largest law firms in Iowa and we provide legal services in nearly all fields of law. Our firm can also provide specialization and expertise needed for unique situations.
We are a full-service law firm with attorneys who have been recognized and rated by clients and peers in Great Plains Super Lawyers®, Best Lawyers®, Chambers USA®, Martindale-Hubbell® and Benchmark Litigation®. Simmons Perrine Moyer Bergman PLC is also a member of the prestigious USLAW Network, an organization comprised of highly rated law firms that are selected by invitation only.
Founded in 1928, Stevens & Lee is a full-service law firm with approximately 150 attorneys and 50 non-lawyer business and consulting professionals representing clients on a regional, national and international scale. We have established a reputation as one of the preeminent providers of sophisticated legal services in the region. We regularly handle some of the most complex and challenging transactions and litigation in the country for clients in a variety of industries. Among the 200 largest law firms in the nation, Stevens & Lee is part of Stevens & Lee/Griffin, a multidisciplinary professional services platform. For more information, please visit our website at www.stevenslee.com.
Thompson Coburn’s Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy practice represents and counsels clients throughout the United States in virtually all types of corporate recovery, bankruptcy and insolvency matters. We counsel and advise lenders of all types, secured and unsecured creditors, borrowers, debtors, creditors’ committees, equity holders, boards, officers and directors, trustees, examiners, receivers, landlords, lessors and preference defendants in out-of-court restructurings and workouts as well as in federal and state court reorganizations, liquidation and litigation proceedings. We also represent purchasers of, and investors in, financially distressed businesses and assets.
Thompson Hine’s dedicated business restructuring, creditors' rights, and bankruptcy lawyers represent major secured and unsecured lenders, creditors’ committees, debtors, credit enhancement providers and various other interested parties in finance and restructuring transactions, workouts and bankruptcy matters. Our clients turn to us for representation in bankruptcy and commercial litigation matters, including fraudulent transfer, preference, breach of fiduciary duty, cross-border insolvency and corporate governance issues. Additionally, clients benefit from our team’s substantial knowledge of bankruptcy and creditors’ rights law and skill in developing creative business strategies.