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Adam Goldberg

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Latham & Watkins LLP

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Adam Goldberg is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Restructuring, Insolvency & Workouts Practice, where he focuses on corporate and cross-border restructurings and Chapter 11 reorganizations. Mr. Goldberg represents parties of all types in all facets of the restructuring and reorganization process in and out of court, including creative financing structures for troubled businesses, acquisitions of distressed assets, distressed exchanges and sovereign restructurings.


Finance Partner


United States: Finance

Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Within: Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Latham & Watkins LLP has a busy creditor-side practice and is representing multiple first lien lenders in the SunEdison Chapter 11 case, an ad hoc committee of third lien lenders to Halcon Resources, and the official committee of unsecured creditors in the Energy XXI bankruptcy. In another high-profile engagement, David Heller from the Chicago office and Mark Broude in New York represent Caesars Acquisition Company in all issues related to the Caesars Entertainment Operating Company bankruptcy, including lawsuits brought by noteholders. The firm has also worked on the debtor-side in the energy space, assisting Stone Energy and Chaparral Energy in their respective Chapter 11 cases, both of which involve liabilities of over $1bn. Regarding the Republic Airways Chapter 11, Jan Baker in New York represented American Airlines as co-chair of the creditors’ committee and Republic’s largest codeshare partner. Demonstrating the firm’s expertise in out-of-court restructurings, co-head Mitchell Seider (New York and Houston) advised Toys R Us on $850m of out-of-court debt exchanges. In the New York office, Adam Goldberg and David Hammerman made partner in 2016 and 2017 respectively. Peter Gilhuly leads the team in Los Angeles and Peter Knight leads in Chicago. Since publication, George Davis has joined in New York from O’Melveny & Myers LLP.

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