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Richard G Mason

New York, USA USA Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
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Bankruptcy/Restructuring - USA - Nationwide

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Richard Mason is a distinguished lawyer that acts for debtors, lenders and creditors on restructuring matters relating to the energy sector, with additional experience in the aviation industry.
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Richard Mason provides support to creditors, debtors and noteholders on Chapter 11 proceedings and bankruptcy litigation. He has notable expertise in complex matters with cross-border elements.
"Richard is deal-driven and understanding of his client's positions."
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Richard Mason represents bank and bondholder groups, acquirers, distressed investors, boards of directors, private equity sponsors and other significant creditors and shareholders in domestic and international matters.

Career

Richard G. Mason (Ricky) is a senior partner in Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz and the chair of the Firm’s Restructuring and Finance Department. Mr. Mason is a co-author of Collier’s Bankruptcy Practice Guide.

Professional Memberships

Mr. Mason is the Vice-Chair of the National Bankruptcy Conference, whose primary purpose is to advise the United States Congress on bankruptcy law. He is a Fellow in the American College of Bankruptcy and the American Bar Foundation.

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Mr. Mason graduated magna cum laude from Virginia Commonwealth University with a B.S. in Economics and received a J.D. cum laude from New York University.

Mr. Mason is an active volunteer for several non-profit organizations. A Distinguished Eagle Scout, he is the President of the Boy Scouts of America’s Greater New York Councils, which serves tens of thousands of young men and women in New York City.

Together with his wife Beth and their two children, Mr. Mason founded the Mason Civic League, a 501(c)(3) charity dedicated to providing educational, art and civic support in Hoboken, New Jersey and beyond.

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