Debt Dialogue: June 2016
SEC Enforcement Action Highlights Need for PE Fund Advisers to Address Potential Broker-Dealer Issue
The attorneys in our Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Group regularly represent sophisticated purchasers, acquirers and sellers of distressed companies, and are adept at using Chapter 11 as a platform to structure business mergers and transactions that achieve our clients’ strategic goals. Among other areas of expertise, we have extensive experience running 363 sales, negotiating stalking horse purchase agreements and bid procedures, drafting and putting together competing bids, and negotiating and documenting takeover plans of reorganization. In addition, we have particular expertise putting together creative credit bids and converting purchased claims into equity under Chapter 11, and have authored numerous published articles on this topic.