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USA Guide 2022
California Bankruptcy/Restructuring
3
Band 3

2 Ranked Lawyers

About

Provided by Sidley Austin LLP

For more information on the practice, please visit the practice's page at: https://www.sidley.com/en/services/restructuring


Chambers Review

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Bankruptcy/Restructuring - California
3
Band 3
What the team is known for

Excellent group that acts on significant bankruptcy and restructuring cases for a wide range of domestic and international clients. Works regularly on creditor and company-side representations in addition to advising asset purchasers. Noted expertise advising clients on mass tort claims and restructurings across specialized industries such as transportation, energy and manufacturing. Counts a number of household names in the financial sector among its clients.

Work Highlights

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  • Sidley advised MUFG Union Bank as creditors in Chesapeake Energy Corp's Chapter 11 proceedings.

Notable Practitioners

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Samuel A Newman
N
Samuel A Newman
3
Band 3

Samuel Newman is very well regarded in the market for his expert handling of in-court and out-of-court restructurings. His expertise includes Chapter 11 and Chapter 7 proceedings, as well as bankruptcy litigation.
"Samuel is a quality lawyer who is deal-focused." "He is a class act and very smart."

Jennifer Hagle
N
Jennifer Hagle
2
Band 2

Jennifer Hagle is particularly noted for her expertise acting on behalf of creditors in bankruptcies and out-of-court restructurings across a range of sectors, including media, energy and education.
"Jennifer is extremely capable, friendly, and strategic. She knows how to get a deal done."

Ranked Lawyers at
Sidley Austin LLP

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Jennifer Hagle
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Jennifer Hagle
2
Band 2
Samuel A Newman
3
Samuel A Newman
3
Band 3

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