ArentFox Schiff Bankruptcy Insights Featured Among Top Publications in 2022 by American Bankruptcy Institute

ArentFox Schiff is proud to announce that two insights from the firm’s Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring team have been selected for inclusion in the American Bankruptcy Institute’s Best of ABI 2022: The Year in Business Bankruptcy, which showcases outstanding publications from ABI Journal and provides valuable insights into the top trends in business and consumer bankruptcy.

"Global Debt Crisis Fuels Instability in Emerging Markets"
By George Angelich, Justin Kesselman, and Matthew Bentley

  • George provides business legal advice to international and domestic clients in transactions and disputes with a focus on complex restructuring, insolvency, and bankruptcy. Global M&A Networks Top 100 Restructuring and Turnaround Professionals 2022. Recipient of M&A Advisor Awards 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023. Legal 500 Recommended Attorney 2022. JDSupra Readers’ Choice Top Author 2023. Best Lawyers in USA 2023. George is the Editor of Retail and Office Bankruptcy: Landlord Tenant Rights published by American Bankruptcy Institute. Chairman of the New York State Bar Association’s Business Law Committee on Bankruptcy.
  • Justin is a trusted advisor to businesses and executives on bankruptcy, distressed situations, fiduciary duties, the Uniform Commercial Code, contractual issues, and fair business practices. He has been featured in The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch, named a Massachusetts Super Lawyers Rising Star, and recognized as a Legal 500 Recommended Attorney.
  • Matthew focuses on guiding clients through complex bankruptcy cases and out-of-court restructurings, representing various stakeholders, including debtors, financial guarantors, indenture trustees, creditors, and shareholders in Chapter 11 cases and out-of-court restructurings.

The Solvent-Debtor Exception Is Given New Life
By David Reier and Andrew Levin

  • David represents various constituencies in business reorganizations and liquidation proceedings. His clients include secured and unsecured creditors, debtors, creditors’ committees and other third parties. David has been recognized by the Best Lawyers in America, Best Lawyers and Massachusetts Super Lawyers.
  • Andrew’s practice focuses on civil litigation matters with particular emphasis on complex commercial litigation and matters involving closely held entities. He represents a broad range of public and private US and international corporations and real estate developers in commercial litigation and arbitration.

ArentFox Schiff’s Bankruptcy & Financial Restructuring group advises clients in every aspect of distressed situations, bankruptcy proceedings, and financial restructurings. We represent creditors’ committees, indenture trustees, agents, bondholders, landlords, contract counterparties and vendors, debtors, secured creditors, lenders, and providers of financing in bankruptcy proceedings across industries.

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