Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

Current View:

This content is provided by Chambers. Learn more about our methodology

What the team is known for Advises creditors and debtors on reorganizations, both in and out of court. Provides corporate clients and independent board committees with risk guidance and is noted for its work in the energy sector, as well as for a growing caseload on matters relating to the shipping industry. Client base includes bondholders and secured lenders, as well as strategic buyers.

Strengths Sources highlight the team as being "organized, coordinated and good communicators."

Work highlights Assisted Monitronics, as debtors' counsel, with its Chapter 11 filing.

Notable practitioners

Robin Russell serves as deputy managing partner of the firm and has extensive experience in bankruptcy and restructuring matters. Clients say: "She is one of the most experienced practitioners in Houston; she understands the players and the process."

Timothy Davidson is "an excellent lawyer," who is "smart, focused and practical," according to commentators. His clients include hedge funds and private equity firms and he works on bankruptcies and out-of-court workouts.