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Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

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Daniel Fliman

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Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

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Financial Restructuring




Daniel Fliman maintains a diverse restructuring and litigation practice, representing creditors, shareholders, boards, debtors, investors and purchasers in distressed contexts. He advises stakeholders such as principals, hedge funds and financial institutions with interests in companies positioned for turnaround.

Dan has worked with clients across a range of industries, including real estate, gaming, airline, oil & gas, retail, satellite communications, entertainment and publishing to provide valuable solutions for maximizing the recovery on their interests. He has played significant roles in some of the largest bankruptcies in the United States, including the Puerto Rico Title III proceedings and the Lehman Brothers and Caesars Entertainment Operating Co. bankruptcy cases.


J.D., Emory University School of Law, 2003

B.A., Tufts University, 2000

United States: Finance

Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

Within: Next generation lawyers

Daniel Fliman - Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP

Within: Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

The ‘fantastic’ financial restructuring group at Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP has a strong creditor-side practice as well as a good reputation for representing hedge and private equity funds. The team advised an ad hoc group of holders of first and second debt in Avaya’s Chapter 11 proceedings and assisted an ad hoc group of unsecured bondholders of Seadrill with its Chapter 11 proceeding as well as with the considered $1bn of new capital contribution. In another prominent highlight, the practice is acting for Brigade Capital Management in Toys"R"Us’ bankruptcy proceedings and practice head Kristopher Hansen led a team which acted for an ad hoc group of Caesars Entertainment Operating Company’s first lien bank lenders who are owed an aggregate of $5.4bn. The New York-based team recently welcomed Brian Kelly from Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP and Daniel Fliman from Kasowitz Benson Torres LLP, as well as special counsel Alon Goldberger and Samantha Martin from Dechert LLP and Morrison & Foerster LLP respectively. Frank Merola and Jonathan Canfield are other names to note.

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