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Thompson & Knight LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring

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What the team is known for

Capable bankruptcy practice with an established reputation for its frequent engagement on oil and gas reorganizations, especially upstream and midstream. Experience ranges from midsized regional bankruptcies to large-scale creditor representations. Areas of expertise include distressed asset transactions and lease disputes. Particularly active representing trustees and bondholders, as well as secured creditors, equity owners and company operators.

Strengths

Market sources comment: "It is an outstanding law firm with quality lawyers."

Work highlights

Represented Approach Resources and affiliates in their Chapter 11 filing, involving more than $400 million in debt.

Notable practitioners

David Bennett advises clients on a range of matters, including in-court and out-of-court reorganizations.
"David is a really good technical lawyer." "He is hard-working." "David is outstanding and very well respected by the Bar."

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Overview

Thompson & Knight's Bankruptcy and Restructuring Practice Group has played a leading role in corporate reorganizations, both in and out of court, and in bankruptcy proceedings of all types throughout the nation. Recognizing that the needs of our clients are national and international in scope, we have developed an expertise in handling insolvency-related matters wherever they may arise.

Thompson & Knight attorneys have reorganized businesses in complex Chapter 11 proceedings nationwide, including confirming Chapter 11 plans in industries ranging from energy to retail. On the creditor side, we represent secured creditors, committees of unsecured creditors, and lessors of real property in major Chapter 11 reorganizations. We have a full line of support to assist clients in evaluating all options, including litigation, real estate, tax, finance, regulatory, environmental, corporate, labor, securities, and other specialized areas of law that a debtor, individual creditor, committee, or counterparty may need in order to evaluate all alternatives.

Members

Bennett, David M (Head of Department)

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

Thompson & Knight LLP

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Department location

One Arts Plaza

1722 Routh Street

Suite 1500

Dallas

Texas

USA

TX 75201

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Bankruptcy/Restructuring


David M Bennett
Band 2