Partner in the Financial Restructuring & Bankruptcy Practice. Focus on creditors’ rights, bankruptcy transactions and receiverships. Broad experience in bankruptcy cases involving software, telecommunication and technology companies, vessels, heavy equipment, office buildings, real estate developments, ranches and farms, retailers, hotels, parking garages and health care entities
Lead counsel for Microsoft Corporation in bankruptcy cases nationally, especially regarding licensing matters for Microsoft Licensing G.P.
Counsel for Union Bank, N.A., for troubled loans and REO properties in Washington state acquired from the Federal Deposit Insurance Company as receiver of Frontier Bank.
Counsel for several lenders in complicated foreclosures of commercial real and personal property.
Counsel for general and custodial receivers appointed under Washington Receivership Act.
In re Pine Street Garage LLC: Represent Capmark Bank in connection with foreclosure, receivership and Chapter 11 case involving significant property in downtown Seattle.
Fox Rothschild: Seattle Office Managing Partner
Riddell Williams: President/CEO
American Bar Association; American Bankruptcy Institute; King County Bar Association; Turnaround Management Association; Washington State Bar Association.
J.D., New York University School of Law (Root Tilden Scholar); B.A., magna cum laude, University of Notre Dame.