Morrison & Foerster’s Business Restructuring & Insolvency Group has a truly diverse practice and a record of accomplishment in some of the most significant bankruptcy matters of recent years. We are counsel to debtors, creditors’ committees, ad hoc committees, secured lenders, and other participants in the distressed markets. We handle financial institution restructurings, cross-border insolvencies, distressed real estate matters, insolvencies involving key intellectual property, and hedge fund failures, among other things. Some notable representations include:
We also have an experienced, full-service debt trading team that represents banks, asset managers, hedge funds, and other market participants in every type of debt trading transaction, including par and distressed loan trades, restructured equity transactions, trade claims trades, derivatives transfers, loan securitizations, and portfolio transfers, and that has provided related regulatory and strategic counsel.
Our work has not gone unnoticed. We are recognized as a leading bankruptcy group by Chambers USA and Legal 500 US. We were also named “Bankruptcy Firm of the Year” for 2013 by Chambers USA and “Bankruptcy Group of the Year” for 2012 by Law360.
Chambers USA Ranked as a leading bankruptcy and restructuring firm nationwide and in New York in 2019.
Chambers Global Ranked as a leading restructuring and insolvency firm globally in 2019.
Legal 500 US Ranked as a leading corporate restructuring firm in the U.S. in 2019.Jennifer Marines named “Next Generation Lawyer” in 2017 and 2018.
Law360Jennifer Marines named Bankruptcy Rising Star in 2016 and 2017.
Turnarounds & WorkoutsJennifer Marines named Outstanding Young Restructuring Lawyer for 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. Lorenzo Marinuzzi named Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer for 2016.Brett Miller named Outstanding Restructuring Lawyer for 2014 and 2015.
American Bankruptcy Institute Jennifer Marines awarded “40 Under 40” for 2018.
Business Restructuring + Insolvency 2019 Annual Review
Business Restructuring + Insolvency 2017 Annual Review
Business Restructuring + Insolvency 2016 Annual Review
Business Restructuring + Insolvency 2015 Annual Review
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