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Thomas Moers Mayer

Partner

Co-chair, Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy

Phone: 212.715.9169 Fax: 212.715.8000 New York
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March 16, 2017 Chambers Global 2017 Recognizes Kramer Levin Attorneys and Practices Awards/Honors 
November 17, 2016 Indenture Trustee and Second Lien Bondholders Win Make-Whole Appeal in EFIH Bankruptcy Firm News/Press Release 
October 7, 2016 Benchmark Litigation 2017 Names Six Partners Litigation Stars Awards/Honors 
September 23, 2016 Who’s Who Legal 2016 Recognize Thirteen Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
September 21, 2016 2016 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists Include 104 Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
August 15, 2016 2017 Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
May 27, 2016 Chambers USA 2016 Recognizes Kramer Levin Awards/Honors 
May 18 2016 Kramer Levin Wins Turnaround of the Year and Special Situation M&A Deal of the Year Global M&A Network’s 8th Annual Turnaround Atlas Awards Awards/Honors 
March 17, 2016 Chambers Global 2016 Recognizes Kramer Levin Attorneys and Practices Awards/Honors 
February 11, 2016 Kramer Levin Represents Certain Targus Holding Companies in Prepackaged Chapter 11 Cases Firm News/Press Release 
February 1, 2016 Thomas Moers Mayer to Testify in Congressional Hearings on Puerto Rico Firm News/Press Release 
January 28, 2016 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors’ Committee of Arch Coal Inc. Firm News/Press Release 
October 15, 2015 Benchmark Litigation 2016 Recognizes Kramer Levin as a Top Tier New York Litigation Firm; Seven Partners Named Litigation Stars Awards/Honors 
September 16, 2015 2015 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists Include103 Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
August 17, 2015 2016 Best Lawyers in America Recognizes Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
July 9, 2015 Profile: Litigator of the Week: Thomas Moers Mayer Firm News/Press Release 
July 7, 2015 Kramer Levin Wins First Circuit Appeal Declaring Puerto Rico’s Restructuring Act Unconstitutional Firm News/Press Release 
June 3, 2015 Legal 500 US 2015 Recognizes Kramer Levin Awards/Honors 
May 19, 2015 Chambers USA 2015 Recognizes Kramer Levin Awards/Honors 
February 7, 2015 Kramer Levin Clients Franklin and Oppenheimer Have Big Win With Puerto Rico Recovery Act Declared "Unconstitutional" Firm News/Press Release 
December 22, 2014 Two Kramer Levin Practices Named Law 360’s Practice Groups of The Year: Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy; Real Estate Awards/Honors 
November 7, 2014 City of Detroit Adjustment Plan Confirmed in Largest Municipal Bankruptcy Case in U.S. History Firm News/Press Release 
September 23, 2014 2014 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists Include 94 Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
August 18, 2014 42 Kramer Levin Attorneys Listed as Best Lawyers 2015 Awards/Honors 
June 26, 2014 Kramer Levin Wins Creditors Restructuring Law Firm of the Year at Annual Global M&A Network’s Turnaround Atlas Awards Awards/Honors 
May 23, 2014 Chambers USA 2014 Recognizes Kramer Levin's Leading Lawyers and Practices Awards/Honors 
May 15, 2014 Kramer Levin Partner Thomas Moers Mayer Appointed to the Judicial Conference Advisory Committee on Bankruptcy Rules Firm News/Press Release 
March 13, 2014 Chambers Global 2014 Highly Ranks Ten Kramer Levin Attorneys and Six Practice Areas Awards/Honors 
February 25, 2014 Kramer Levin Named Bankruptcy Law Firm of the Year by the M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards: Firm Also Receives Awards for 363 Sale of the Year and Energy Deal of the Year Awards/Honors 
January 23, 2014 Kramer Levin Named as Law Firm of the Year Recipient at Upcoming M&A Advisor Turnaround Awards Awards/Honors 
January 14, 2014 Tom Mayer and Jerri Sines Mayer to be Honored by Brooklyn Conservatory of Music Awards/Honors 
December 20, 2013 Patriot Coal Corporation Confirms Plan of Reorganization and Emerges from Bankruptcy Firm News/Press Release 
November 12, 2013 2014 Benchmark Litigation Names Kramer Levin to the Top Tier of New York Litigation Firms Awards/Honors 
September 13, 2013 Kramer Levin Lands 72 Attorneys on the 2013 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List Awards/Honors 
September 4, 2013 Kramer Levin Represents Backstoppers in Connection With Eastman Kodak's Emergence from Bankruptcy Firm News/Press Release 
August 15, 2013 41 Kramer Levin Attorneys Listed as Best Lawyers 2014 Awards/Honors 
January 3, 2013 Kramer Levin’s Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Practice Named One of Law360’s Top Practice Groups of 2012 Awards/Honors 
December 7, 2012 Kramer Levin Represents Noteholders in Connection with a Private Exchange of Approximately $1.6 billion of Outstanding Energy Future Holdings Unsecured Notes Firm News/Press Release 
October 8, 2012 Kramer Levin Has More “Top 100” Attorneys on the 2012 New York Super Lawyers List Than Any Other Firm: Gary P. Naftalis, Chair of Firm’s Litigation Department, Receives Top Ranking Awards/Honors 
July 19, 2012 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors Committee of Patriot Coal Firm News/Press Release 
June 28, 2012 Kramer Levin's Work as Creditors Committee Counsel on Capmark Bankruptcy Wins Chapter 11 Reorganization of the Year Award Awards/Honors 
June 13, 2012 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors Committee of RG Steel Firm News/Press Release 
June 4, 2012 Legal 500 US 2012 Recognizes Kramer Levin's Leading Practices and Lawyers Awards/Honors 
February 17, 2012 Kramer Levin Helps Achieve Confirmed Plan in Washington Mutual Bankruptcy Firm News/Press Release 
January 20, 2012 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors Committee of Hostess Brands Inc. Firm News/Press Release 
November 1, 2011 Kramer Levin Named Law Firm of the Year in Bankruptcy Litigation Awards/Honors 
September 20, 2011 Kramer Levin Lands 62 Attorneys on the 2011 New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars List Awards/Honors 
July 21, 2011 Kramer Levin Launches Corporate Restructuring and Bankruptcy Blog Firm News/Press Release 
February 24, 2011 Lawdragon Recognizes Nine Kramer Levin Attorneys Awards/Honors 
February 11, 2011 Kramer Levin Successfully Represents Second Lien Agent of Oriental Trading Firm News/Press Release 
September 27, 2010 Kramer Levin Has More "Top 10" and "Top 100” Attorneys on the 2010 New York Super Lawyers List Than Any Other Firm; Overall Firm Lands 58 Attorneys on the List Awards/Honors 
June 7, 2010 Legal 500 US 2010 Recognizes Kramer Levin's Leading Practices and Lawyers Awards/Honors 
May 1, 2010 Mayer Speaks at American Bankruptcy Institute Annual Spring Meeting Firm News/Press Release 
November 2, 2009 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors Committee of Capmark Financial Group Inc. Firm News/Press Release 
October 5, 2009 Kramer Levin Lands 53 Lawyers on the New York Super Lawyers List and Six in the Survey's "Top 100” - No Firm Has More "Top 100" Lawyers Awards/Honors 
August 13, 2009 Kramer Levin Chosen to Represent Unsecured Creditors Committee for Cooper-Standard Firm News/Press Release 
June 4, 2009 Kramer Levin Represents GM Unsecured Creditors Firm News/Press Release 
May 6, 2009 Kramer Levin Represents Chrysler Unsecured Creditors Firm News/Press Release 
February 6, 2009 Kramer Levin Selected as Counsel to Unsecured Creditors Committee of Smurfit-Stone Firm News/Press Release 
December 18, 2008 Tribune Banks Pick Kramer Levin As Counsel Firm News/Press Release 
September 29, 2008 54 Kramer Levin Attorneys Recognized in Third Annual New York Super Lawyers, Three in Top 100, and Naftalis Receives Top Point Getter Status for All NY Metro Area Awards/Honors 
July 2, 2008 Kramer Levin Successfully Represents Unsecured Creditors' Committee as Dura Emerges Out of Chapter 11 Firm News/Press Release 
July 31, 2007 54 Kramer Levin Attorneys Recognized in Second Annual New York Super Lawyers Awards/Honors 
July 18, 2006 42 Kramer Levin Attorneys Nominated to Appear in First Edition of New York Super Lawyers, Four in Top 100 Awards/Honors 
May 4, 2006 Noteholders Take Control of WCI Steel, Inc. Firm News/Press Release 
March 15, 2006 Agreement On Consensual Plan Reached In WCI Steel Bankruptcy Firm News/Press Release 
March 31, 2005 Kramer Levin Represents Special Committee of Non-Affiliated ICG Directors as International Coal Group Plans to Acquire Anker Coal Group and CoalQuest for $300 Million Firm News/Press Release 
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J.D., magna cum laude, Harvard Law School, 1981
  • Editor, Harvard Law Review, 1980-1981
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A.B., summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Dartmouth College, 1977
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New York, 1982
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Honorable J. Edward Lumbard,  U.S.C.A., 2nd Circuit, 1981 - 1982
    -Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer, Turnarounds & Workouts (2012)
    -Conway Mackenzie & Dunleavy Award (Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer) (2007)
    -Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC’s Benchmark Litigation Litigation Star (2014-2017)
    -Woodward/White Inc.’s Best Lawyers (2005; 2007-2017)
    -Chambers and Partners’ Chambers USA (2004-2016)
    -Chambers and Partners’ Chambers Global (2007-2017)
    -Lawdragon 3000 (2011)
    -Lawdragon 500 (2007)
    -Woodward/White Inc.’s Legal 500 US (2006; 2009-2015)
    -Thomson Reuters’ New York Super Lawyers (2006-2009; 2011, 2016)
    -Thomson Reuters’ New York Super Lawyers Top 100 (2010; 2012-2016)
    -Law Business Research Limited, Who's Who Legal, One of the World’s Leading Restructuring & Insolvency Lawyers (2016)
    -American College of Bankruptcy, fellow; board of directors
    -National Bankruptcy Conference (2008)
    -New York City Bar Association
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