Freeborn & Peters LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

Illinois
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What the team is known for Noted for committee-side representation including unsecured creditors, receivers and trustees. Active for clients in bankruptcy matters nationwide, with particular strength in Chapter 11 cases.

Strengths One client comments: "Everyone I've worked with has been very high-quality. They're all very bright and practical in their approach to problems."

One commentator states: "It is a really good firm with a good reputation for bankruptcy work."

Work highlights Acted for Hanmi Bank on litigation relating to the bankruptcy of Elk Grove Village Petroleum.

Notable practitioners


Shelly DeRousse
is particularly active for creditors, advising them on restructuring proceedings and bankruptcy litigation. One client comments: "She's fabulous, very talented and very good. She sees the big picture and brings in the focus."