Bankruptcy, Reorganization and Creditors’ Rights

Better Resolutions Happen with bold solutions

Insolvency and financial distress present unfamiliar and challenging issues for even the most seasoned business leader or corporate counsel.  In these circumstances, you want highly experienced counsel with an unwavering commitment to solving your particular problem. Our attorneys have a business-focused, relationship-based approach that utilizes a holistic understanding of the insolvency process to achieve the best outcome for you.

The Right Mix of Experience

 With decades of experience, our team has led engagements in nearly in all facets of turnaround, workout and restructuring on behalf of corporate borrowers, senior lenders, bondholders, investors, indenture trustees, secured lenders, vendors, commercial landlords and tenants, and shareholders in hundreds of significant bankruptcies and workouts across the country and in many foreign countries.

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This experience includes recovery of property or collateral and negotiation of chapter 11 debtor-in-possession financing and cash collateral orders from both the debtor and secured lender vantage points. We represent secured and unsecured creditors and shareholders in contested confirmation hearings and have filed and confirmed reorganization plans on behalf of secured and unsecured creditors – taking control of the reorganization process to facilitate the best recovery for our client’s claims.

International Recognition

Our team is well-recognized for representing court-appointed trustees and liquidating trustees and plan administrators, where we oversee all pre- and post-confirmation related matters through the wind-down of post-confirmation recovery efforts.

Our experience also extends to international insolvency matters, including representing foreign representatives and financial institutions in proceedings under chapter 15 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code and in out of court, cross-border workouts.

Aaron L. HammerChair | Bankruptcy Group
Eric (Rick) S. ReinChair | Litigation Group
January 1, 1970

500 West Madison Suite 3700
Chicago IL 60661

Phone: 312-606-3200 Fax: 312-606-3232
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