Bankruptcy and Restructuring partner Stephen D. Zide has been selected as one of 2019’s Outstanding Restructuring Lawyers by Turnarounds & Workouts, one of only 15 lawyers nationwide chosen for this honor.

Some of the notable transactions over the past year that Stephen was recognized for were his role in representing the purchasers of $278 million, 12% senior secured notes issued by MZ Funding LLC; representing an ad hoc group of first lien lenders of Westmoreland Coal Company in the restructuring of approximately $780 million in secured debt; representing an ad hoc group of first lien term lenders in the restructuring of Payless Inc.; and his representation of the Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors in the bankruptcy cases of Toys “R” Us and RAIT Funding LLC.

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