Key Experience

  • Practice focuses on corporate restructurings and bankruptcy law with an emphasis on official and informal creditor groups.
  • More than 20 years of experience advising on contentious and non-contentious restructuring matters in a range of industries.

Practice

James Savin represents official and informal committees of creditors (secured and unsecured), debtors, debtor-in-possession lenders and acquirers of businesses and assets in large, complex Chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings. His restructuring matters encompass a wide variety of industries and often involve multijurisdictional and cross-border issues.

Representative Work

  • Represented the informal group of creditors of Parker Drilling Company.
  • Represented the informal group of secured noteholders of CHC Group Ltd.
  • Represented the informal group of second lien creditors of Cobalt International Energy.
  • Represented the informal group of second lien creditors of Cenveo, Inc.
  • Represented the informal group of first lien lenders of Walter Energy, Inc.

Recognition