What the team is known for
Market-leading bankruptcy group that represents a variety of financial institutions, such as banks, hedge funds and private equity firms in workout and restructuring matters both in and out of court. Noted for its broad-ranging sector strengths across retail, manufacturing, energy and healthcare, and represents a good choice of counsel for high-stakes cross-border bankruptcy cases. Also noted for its handling of distressed M&A and insolvency litigation. Expertise extends to multinational workouts, including those occurring in the Middle East, Europe and Russia.
Sources say: "King & Spalding is one of my favorite firms to work with. The lawyers are consummate professionals who always approach matters with a very calm manner."
Clients say: "The firm has good depth and the lawyers are very good communicators who are responsive to client needs."
Served as debtors' counsel to Krystal and several affiliates in their Chapter 11 cases.
is adept at handling an array of matters for both individual and group creditors. His practice also sees him frequently advising on distressed transactions."He is among the best attorneys I have every worked with. I can tell him what the business objective I am trying to solve is and he will create a legal strategy to accomplish that goal."
is increasingly commended for his handling of both debtor- and creditor-side mandates. His experience includes advising on Chapter 11 proceedings and out-of-court workouts. "He is a good lawyer who is really smart and easy to get along with."
has expertise in managing a wide range of proceedings, including Chapter 11 and 15 restructurings. He is held in high regard for his bankruptcy litigation capabilities."He is our go-to partner. He is very business-focused, pragmatic and he will find a solution to any of your problems."
is particularly experienced in distressed M&A. He also handles out-of-court restructurings and courtroom proceedings.
remains at the forefront of the bankruptcy and restructuring market in Georgia. She is a highly accomplished lawyer with first-class experience in handling out-of-court restructurings, Chapter 11 proceedings and debt disputes."She is one of the best. She brings tons of experiences and she knows what the issues are. She is effective in helping us get to a resolution."
takes on a range of bankruptcy litigation. He acts for secured creditors such as major multinational banks."He is an excellent lawyer who is strategic and deal-oriented."