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Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

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Matthew Feldman

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Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP

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Business Reorganization and Restructuring


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United States: Finance

Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Within: Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has advised debtors and creditors in a number of high-profile bankruptcies and in energy cases representing financial institutions. Ana Alfonso has been representing banks as administrative agents in a number of high-profile cases, including to the $1bn pre-petition second lien term loan lenders in the Samson Resources bankruptcy, the first lien holders in the respective Goodrich Petroleum and Energy XXI Chapter 11 case. In a high-profile company-side engagement, the team represented CORE Media Group in the AOG Entertainment ‘American Idol’ bankruptcy filing and reaching final approval of the plan of reorganization. The firm has also been representing Nortel Networks UK Pension Trust and the Board of the Pension Protection Fund in a case that has seen emerging law on allocation theory. In the Chapter 15 proceedings of Pacific E&P, the firm represents PricewaterhouseCoopers as the court-appointed monitor and authorized foreign representative, which involves a complex restructuring of around $5bn of debt involving US, Canadian and Colombian law. Marc Abrams has a substantial cross-border practice and represents AHMSA in its emergence from Mexican bankruptcy and with its Chapter 15 case in the US. Matthew Feldman leads the business reorganization and restructuring team alongside Abrams.

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