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Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson PA

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

3 ranked lawyersBand 2North CarolinaUSA 2021 View ranking table

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What the team is known for

Strong bankruptcy group that acts for creditors, such as financial institutions and private equity funds, on the full spectrum of insolvency work. Experienced in a range of sectors, including manufacturing, insurance and real estate. Particular expertise in distressed situations arising from asbestos and other mass tort liabilities. Additionally noted for its handling of complex Chapter 11 bankruptcy workouts.

Strengths

A source indicates: "Their attorneys are very sharp and very good at what they do."

Work highlights

Retained by SPX FLOW to advise on Westinghouse Electric Company's entry into Chapter 11 proceedings, concerning a number of supply contracts, unpaid balances and claims by Westinghouse against SPX FLOW.

Notable practitioners

Andrew Tarr is called upon by lenders, commercial landlords and creditors for his expertise in a range of bankruptcy issues. He is adept at handling noncontentious and contentious matters, including the acquisition of distressed assets."He has a great courtroom presence."

David Schilli is a go-to resource for all parties in bankruptcy proceedings, with clients benefiting from his wealth of expertise in both transactional and contentious issues. He is held in particularly high esteem for his abilities in out-of-court restructurings, creditors' rights matters and loan workouts.
"He can be on the other side of the table from you, but he’s not going to be bombastic - he’ll be a good partner even if you’re adversaries. You have a level of comfort and trust in how he's going to present." "He is smart, detail-oriented and does a great job."

Garland Cassada regularly represents clients in distressed M&A transactions, as part of a broader bankruptcy practice which includes strengths in creditors' rights claims, restructuring plans and broader disputes work. He offers particular expertise in restructuring matters for companies facing asbestos liability.
"He is very sharp and very thorough. The case was like moving a mountain and he did a good job."

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North Carolina

Bankruptcy/Restructuring


Andrew Tarr
Band 2
David M Schilli
Band 1
Garland S Cassada
Band 2