“Akin [Gump]’s financial restructuring practice boasts one of the most impressive creditor and creditor committee … groups in the country.” — Chambers USA 2012
With almost 200 committee and group representations since 2000,our team has been involved with some of the most complex chapter 11 and out-of-court restructurings in recent history:
General Growth Properties
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
We have diverse experience working with sophisticated distressed investors. Our engagements often begin at the investment stage and continue through development and implementation of the in-court or out-of-court restructuring.
We are frequently invited to speak at events hosted by clients and industry organizations, including:
Named 2012 Bankruptcy Practice Group of the Year by Law360.
Our interdisciplinary teams work as strategic partners with distressed companies to craft unique out-of-court and in-court restructuring solutions; advise directors and officers as to their fiduciary duties; retain personnel; negotiate rescue, DIP and exit financing or investment arrangements; and conduct the sale of non-core assets or business lines.
We advise creditors and debtors on cross-border restructuring issues involving jurisdictions around the globe.
Our bankruptcy litigation team handles fast-moving bankruptcy cases that often require expedited discovery and contested hearings akin to mini-trials. We have successfully represented clients in contested confirmation and 363 sale hearings, avoidance actions and other bankruptcy related litigation.