Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization
The Paul, Weiss Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization Department serves as a critical advisor in almost every major, complex restructuring matter, helping companies, creditors and investors facing rapid market transformation respond to business challenges with comprehensive and innovative strategies. Diversity of matters and clients, senior-level attention and seamless delivery of multidisciplinary services distinguish the practice.
Paul, Weiss advised an ad hoc group of pre- and post-petition secured noteholders in connection with the chapter 11 cases of Toys “R” Us, Inc. and certain subsidiaries.
Paul, Weiss advised Paris-based Geoscience company CGG S.A. in a restructuring that was among the largest in French history and the first-ever successful coordination of a French sauvegarde proceeding with a U.S. chapter 11 case.
Bankruptcy partners Kelley Cornish and Alice Eaton received the 2018 “Transaction of the Year: Large Company” award from the Turnaround Management Association.
Paul, Weiss advised Cumulus Media Inc., one of the United States’ largest radio station networks, in its successful reorganization under chapter 11.
UJA-Federation of New York will honor bankruptcy partner Alan Kornberg with the Professor Lawrence P. King award at the Harvey R. Miller and Leonard M. Rosen Bankruptcy & Reorganization Group Annual Luncheon.
Paul, Weiss announced that Paul M. Basta joined the firm as co-chair of the Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization Department, resident in the New York office.
The American Lawyer honored Paul, Weiss for two transactions at its 2015 Global Legal Awards: "Global M&A Deal of the Year: Canada" for Burger King's merger with Tim Hortons, and "Global Finance Deal of the Year: Restructuring (U.S.)" for its work for Capital Research on the NII Holdings restructuring.