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McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

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What the team is known for

Well regarded for representing debtors in Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 proceedings, and particularly noted for its skills in bankruptcy disputes, reorganizations and creditors' rights matters. Regularly represents debtors, lenders and creditors' committees, and enjoys a fine reputation for its work in healthcare.

Strengths

One source enthuses: "The team is fantastic."

Another reports: "The team is diligent and works well together."

Interviewees remark: "They are very responsive. The team does a great job."

Work highlights

Advised the Chapter 7 trustee of the estate of Sportcraft, which includes assets of over $17 million and liabilities of over $35 million.

Notable practitioners

Barry Kleban brings his significant experience to bear in the representation of distressed businesses and their creditors in out-of-court restructurings.
"Barry is a dean of the Bar." "There is nothing he doesn't know." "His strengths include very broad experience of the law and an ability to negotiate positions."

Gary Bressler is an experienced practitioner across a range of matters involving distressed businesses. He has notably advised debtors, creditors and trustees in complex bankruptcy proceedings.
"Gary is excellent; he is one of the smartest people I know - he is a real intellectual and loves the study of the law." "He is a consummate practitioner."

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Overview

The attorneys in MDM&C’s Bankruptcy and Corporate Restructuring Group are experienced in advising and representing the full spectrum of parties affected by insolvency, bankruptcy and financially troubled businesses.  With experience spanning numerous industries and areas of practice, MDM&C offers a depth of knowledge and resources to address the impact of financial distress.

MDM&C’s expertise in multiple areas of the law, spanning numerous industries, assures our ability to effectively and efficiently address every aspect of a case, whether in judicial proceedings in federal or state court or out of court.

Our Services

  • Bankruptcy Litigation
  • Complex Litigation in Federal and State Court
  • Corporate Reorganizations and Bankruptcies
  • Creditors' Rights
  • Distressed Sales and Acquisitions
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare Industry Services
  • Individual Bankruptcies
  • Insolvency Proceedings, Receiverships, and Assignments for the Benefit of Creditors
  • Mass Torts/Asbestos Litigation
  • Out of Court Workouts
  • Real Estate Restructurings

Our Clients

  • Committees (including Official Committees and other ad hoc groups of creditors)
  • Creditors
  • Debtors
  • Distressed businesses
  • Governmental Entities
  • Insurance Carriers
  • Landlords of Distressed Companies
  • Plan Proponents
  • Purchasers and Sellers of Assets in Distressed Sales
  • Receivers and other Estate Representatives
  • Secured and Unsecured Creditors
  • Sureties
  • Tenants of Distressed Companies
  • Trustees (Chapter 7 and Chapter 11)

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

McElroy, Deutsch, Mulvaney & Carpenter, LLP

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Department location

1617 JFK Boulevard, Suite 1500

Philadelphia

Pennsylvania

USA

PA 19103-1815

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Pennsylvania: Philadelphia & Surrounds

Bankruptcy/Restructuring


Barry Kleban
Senior Statespeople
Gary D Bressler
Band 2