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Foley & Lardner LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

2 ranked lawyersBand 4TexasUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Recognized for its expertise in the bankruptcy and restructuring field. Advises clients in the energy, healthcare and retail sectors on workouts, reorganizations and public debt restructuring. Additional expertise in distressed asset sale and contested Chapter 11 proceedings.

Strengths

One source comments: "It is a good team of solid lawyers."

Another remarks: "It is a collaborative group."

Work highlights

Acted for Reagor-Dykes Motors in its Chapter 11 proceedings, involving high-value claw-back litigation.

Notable practitioners

Holland O'Neil is particularly adept at handling corporate restructuring work. She acts for a broad range of clients including creditors, debtors and trustees.
"Holland is a great lawyer, formidable in court and well respected." "She has a very good courtroom presence."

John Melko is highly experienced in advising on bankruptcies in the energy space. He is known for representing a range of clients, including financial institutions.
"John has a very calm and thoughtful presence." "He is a very capable individual."

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Texas

Bankruptcy/Restructuring


Holland N O'Neil
Band 2
John P Melko
Band 4