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Practice Areas

Van Durrer leads Skadden's corporate restructuring practice in Western U.S. and Pacific Rim. He represents public and private companies, secured creditors, official and unofficial committees of unsecured creditors, investors and asset-purchasers in troubled company M&A, financing and restructuring transactions, including out-of-court workouts and formal insolvency proceedings. Representative engagements include: Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin; Caesars Entertainment Operating Company; Irish Bank Resolution Corporation; Joe’s Jeans; Quiksilver, Relativity Media; Rdio; Station Casinos; and The Sports Authority.

Professional Memberships

Member, Insolvency Law Committee, Business Law Section, State Bar of California; Member, Advisory Committee on Valuation, American Bankruptcy Institute Commission to Study the Reform of Chapter 11 Turnaround Management Association; Executive Board of American Board of Certification, Business Bankruptcy; Member, International Bar Association; Member, Insol


J.D., University of Maryland School of Law, 1993; B.A., Johns Hopkins University, 1990