Co-chair of the Restructuring Department, Andy primarily practices in the areas of corporate restructuring and bankruptcy, with an additional emphasis on representing lenders in providing financing to highly leveraged companies. Andy has extensive experience representing official and unofficial creditor groups, including in the bankruptcies/restructurings of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Petroleos de Venezuela, S.A., PetSmart, Neiman Marcus, Pacific Drilling, Bellatrix Exploration, Concordia Healthcare, Oro Negro, Paragon Offshore, Halcón Resources, Ultra Petroleum, Chassix Holdings, Altegrity and Ceva Group, among many others. Andy’s debtor engagements include Penson Worldwide and Spectrasite. Andy’s matters have been recognized for a number of awards, including “Energy Deal of the Year” (Pacific Drilling) and “Turnaround of the Year” (Chassix Holdings and Trico Marine Group). He was also named as a “Dealmaker of the Year” for his work on behalf of the bondholders of CIT Group.