Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP

Bankruptcy/Restructuring Department

New York
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What the team is known for Impressive performer handling a wide spectrum of restructuring matters on behalf of domestic and international clients. Well reputed for its representation of financial institutions and major corporate clients. Highly regarded debtor practice, with additional strength in creditor work. Houses a deep bench of experts who demonstrate significant experience handling distressed situations within the oil and gas, metals and mining industries, as well as the retail sector.

Strengths"It's a talented firm across the board," comments a source.

"They were terrific," reports one interviewee, adding: "They were really good in educating us and handling the court proceedings."

A commentator declares: "I truly enjoy working with their enthusiastic and competent professionals."

Work highlights Continued to act for Insys Therapeutics and its subsidiaries in voluntary Chapter 11 proceedings.

Notable practitioners


Gary Holtzer
acts for debtors and their subsidiaries in Chapter 11 proceedings, with recent experience in industries including pharmaceuticals and energy. He is praised as "an outstanding communicator" and a "talented" practitioner by interviewees.


Matt Barr
acts for clients including debtors, lenders and creditors on bankruptcy proceedings and related transactions. "He's a really experienced restructuring lawyer who is extremely helpful in the whole process," remarks an interviewee.


Ray Schrock
wins praise from all corners of the market for his strong bankruptcy practice. He is noted for his expertise in representing debtors in significant Chapter 11 cases.