Includes transactions of MVCA professionals prior to formation of MVCA.
Board Member, Washington Mutual Inc. Liquidating Trust Advisory Board
Appointed to oversee the liquidation of assets, negotiation/litigation of claims on behalf or against the trust, and distribution of value to claim beneficiaries with claims of $800mm+. Served on the Litigation Subcommittee.
Principal, Official Equity Committee of a $2.8bn consumer goods company
Represented clients in the sale of the company to a subsidiary of a Brazilian multinational.
Principal on behalf of creditors of a $600bn global financial services firm
Realized optimal recoveries for clients in managing multiple derivatives claims.
Actively pursued guarantee claims leading to an ~1.5x dip on a structured note.
Principal representing various creditors holding leveraged lease notes
Negotiated collateral sale (equipment) in a $90bn automotive manufacturer bankruptcy.
Realized full recovery on notes secured by rail cars in a $41bn electric utility proceeding.
Principal on behalf of secured creditors of a Las Vegas country club
Acting Controller, Pittsburgh Food & Beverage Company and related entities
Principal on behalf of unsecured noteholders; private negotiations with a multinational gaming company headquartered in Spain
Actively negotiated with management leading to successful financial restructuring of company.
Principal representing unsecured noteholders; private multi-party negotiations with a global energy services firm headquartered in Canada
Developed framework for optimizing outcomes that ultimately served as the backbone for the successful financial restructuring of the company.
Principal representing lender to a commercial real estate developer
Generated recovery on a unsecured line of credit at four times client expectations.
Principal and active member on numerous ad hoc committees
First lien noteholder committee, $12bn U.S. hotel and casino operator.
Senior secured noteholder committee, multinational mining equipment manufacturer.
Driver of results for clients facing special situations
Quashed coercive exchange offer from an offshore drilling company by organizing a blocking position and retaining counsel at the company’s expense to explore options.
Active member of creditor group that pursued litigation over an unconventional make-whole calculation, resulting in a favorable settlement for holders.