James W. Kapp, III > McDermott Will & Emery LLP > Chicago, United States > Lawyer Profile

McDermott Will & Emery LLP
CHICAGO, IL 60606-0029
United States
James W. Kapp, III photo

Work Department

Corporate/ Restructuring & Insolvency


Partner James (Jay) W. Kapp, III, focuses his practice on corporate bankruptcies, reorganizations (including prepackaged and prearranged bankruptcy filings), out-of-court restructurings (including distressed financings and workouts), and creditor rights representation (with an emphasis on representing bondholders, indenture trustees and other secured creditors). Jay has significant experience representing debtors and creditors (secured and unsecured) with respect to such bankruptcy and restructuring matters.

Jay counsels interested buyers in the acquisition of distressed assets out of court (including Uniform Commercial Code (UCC) foreclosures and assignments for the benefit of creditors) and through bankruptcy proceedings (including 363 sales and plans of reorganizations). In addition, Jay advises board of directors of insolvent companies with respect to fiduciary duties and related concerns.

For further details of James’ biography, please view McDermott website: