Eric represents clients in all aspects of bankruptcy and restructuring, including:

  • Debtors: Represent public and private companies in out-of-court restructurings and chapter 11 reorganizations throughout the US
  • Creditors: Represent asset-based lenders, bondholders, committees, hedge funds and institutional lenders in loans, workouts and complex insolvency situations
  • Litigation: Prosecute and defend all types of bankruptcy-related litigation, including plan confirmation, examiner & trustee motions, from discovery through trial. Prosecute and defend preference, fiduciary duty and fraudulent transfer claims in state and federal courts
  • Transactional: Advise clients with regard to how to structure complex transactions with financially-distressed companies. Represent buyers & sellers of distressed assets in public and private auctions and Bankruptcy Code Section 363 sales
  • Boards of Directors: Advise Boards of Directors and Special Committees, regarding fiduciary duties and insolvency situations
  • Intellectual Property: Represent licensors and licensees of intellectual property in transactions and litigation involving distressed entities
  • Other: Represent examiners and trustees in investigation of LBOs, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures. Advise insurer in connection with complex D&O claims. Advise investors in connection with the trade of distressed claims & securities
Representative cases:
  • Abengoa
  • Adelphia
  • Circuit City
  • Delphi
  • Enron
  • Extended Stay
  • Fresh & Easy
  • Hostess Brands
  • Lehman Bros.
  • Loral
  • Madoff
  • MF Global
  • Mirant
  • Patriot Coal
  • Tower Automotive
  • Trump Casinos