Richard Chesley > DLA Piper LLP (US) > Chicago, United States > Lawyer Profile

DLA Piper LLP (US)
444 WEST LAKE STREET
SUITE 900
CHICAGO, IL 60606-0089
United States

Work Department

Restructuring; Financial Services

Position

Partner; Global Co-Chair, Restructuring Practice; Co-Managing Partner, Chicago Office

Career

Richard Chesley practices in the areas of corporate restructuring, with an emphasis on bankruptcy transactions both in the United States and internationally.

He has also represented a number of other constituencies in bankruptcy proceedings throughout the US, including financial advisors, real estate acquirors, liquidators and other significant creditors.

Memberships

American Bankruptcy Institute

Education

J.D., University of Cincinnati College of Law; B.A., Northwestern University

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Restructuring (including bankruptcy): corporate

DLA Piper LLP (US)‘s restructuring team is divided between Chicago, under ‘superb’ Richard Chesley, and New York with company and buyer-side expert Thomas Califano. Their group handles mid- and top-market debt restructuring and financing matters in a number of sectors – notably retail, healthcare, and entertainment.